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2016 GSIP Fellows

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Zachary Atran

University of Maryland, College Park
Government and Politics

GOVERNOR’S OFFICE
Governor’s Office of Community Initiatives

Katie Kuehn, Communications Director for the Governor’s Office of Community Initiatives

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Vanessa Barksdale

University of Maryland, Baltimore County
Social Work; Public Administration and Policy

DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN RESOURCES
Homeless Services Bureau

Heather Sheridan, Director of Homeless Services

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Andrew Bradshaw

Pennsylvania State University
Political Science, History; Latin

GOVERNOR’S OFFICE
Governor’s Legislative Office

Christopher Shank, Chief Legislative Officer

 

Brian Cadden

St. Mary’s College of MD
Political Science, Economics

MARYLAND STATE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
Office of Finance and Administration

Donna Gunning, Program Manager

 

Lauren Cahalan

Towson University
Political Science, Economics

GOVERNOR’S OFFICE
Governor’s Office of Community Initiatives

James Kwak, Deputy Chief of Staff

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Natalie Clements

Goucher College
Economics

DEPARTMENT OF LABOR, LICENSING AND REGULATION
Division of Workforce Development and Adult Learning

Erin Roth & Brandon Butler
Director of Policy & Deputy Assistant Secretary

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Emma Craig

Washington College
Sociology; Economics, Justice, Law, & Society

OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY OF STATE
Safe at Home/Address Confidentiality Program

Anne Hoyer, Director 

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Ciana Creighton

Loyola University
Psychology; Political Science

MD DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN RESOURCES
Office of Home Energy Programs

Matthew Lyons, Director of the Office of Home Energy Programs

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Aidan DeLisle

University of Maryland, Baltimore County
Political Science; Philosophy

MARYLAND STAE DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
Educator Effectiveness Division

Sarah Spross, Assistant State Superintendent, Educator Effectiveness

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Paula Del Valle Torres

Hood College
Political Science; Spanish

DEPARTMENT OF JUVENILE SERVICES
Secretary’s Office

Jay Cleary, Chief of Staff

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Patrick DuBoyce

University of Maryland, Baltimore County
Political Science, History

MARYLAND HIGHER EDUCATION COMMISSION
Office of Research and Policy Analysis

Jon Enriquez, Director of Research and Policy Analysis 

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Rebecca Goodridge

University of Maryland, College Park
Hearing and Speech Sciences, Psychology

DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS
Outreach and Advocacy Program

Dana Hendrickson, Director, Outreach and Advocacy 

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Daniel Ingham

Providence College
Political Science; Business Studies

GOVERNOR’S GRANTS OFFICE
Governor’s Office

Merrill Oliver, Director of Governor’s Grants Office 

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Sarah LeBarron

University of Maryland, College Park
Psychology; Spanish

GOVERNOR’S OFFICE OF COMMUNITY INITIATIVES
Governor’s Office on Service and Volunteerism

Jeff Griffin, Director of the Governor’s Office on Service and Volunteerism

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Patrick Mascio

Towson University
Political Science, Metropolitan Studies; Economics

Maryland State Department of Education
Division of Academic Policy and Innovation

Danielle Susskind, Education Policy Specialist

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Nolan O’Toole

University of Maryland, Baltimore County
Economics

DEPT. OF HOUSING & COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT
Division of Neighborhood Revitalization

Stuart Campbell, Director, Office of Community Programs

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Alana Quint

Towson University
Political Science; Women and Gender Studies

OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR
Communications Office

Hannah Marr, Press Secretary 

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Caleb Ulrich

Loyola University, Maryland
Political Science; Business Economics, Chinese

GOVERNOR’S OFFICE OF CRIME CONTROL & PREVENTION
Special Projects

Rachel Kesselman, Director of Special Projects

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Manisha Vepa

University of Maryland, Baltimore County
Economics, Global Studies; Music

DEPT. OF HOUSING & COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT
Neighborhood Revitalization Program

Kevin Baynes, Director of Sustainable Communities and Community Legacy Program

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Samantha Yates

McDaniel College
English; Economics

DEPARTMENT OF THE ENVIRONMENT
Water Management Administration

Heather Barthel, Assistant Director of Water Management