Meet the Team

THRIVE Staff Members
NAME DEGREE JOB TITLE EMAIL
Daniel F. Perkins Ph.D. Director, Clearinghouse for Military Family Readiness at Penn State; Professor of Family and Youth Resiliency and Policy, Department of Agricultural Economics, Sociology, and Education; and Courtesy Appointment with Human Development and Family Studies dfp102@psu.edu
Jennifer DiNallo Ph.D. Lead Research & Evaluation Scientist; Co-Team Lead jmd422@psu.edu
Melina Czymoniewicz-Klippel Ph.D. Research & Evaluation Scientist; Co-Team Lead mtc16@psu.edu
Amy Bartholomew M.L.S. Research & Evaluation Associate; Implementation Specialist alj132@psu.edu
Kayla Bell B.A. Graduate Assistant kmb6738@psu.edu
Ryan Chesnut Ph.D. Research & Evaluation Scientist; Evaluation Coordinator rpc5108@psu.edu
Alicia Fischer M.Ed. Graduate Assistant avf109@psu.edu
Jordan Garrigan B.S. Research Data Management Specialist jog5168@psu.edu
Frank Materia M.H.S. Graduate Assistant ftm5004@psu.edu
Aubrey Rafinski B.S. Research Assistant alr5499@psu.edu
Joseph Rizzi B.S. (expected 2017) Undergraduate Intern jzr5463@psu.edu
Alison Turley B.S. Research Assistant; Implementation Specialist amt159@psu.edu
Kari Whitehead M.S. Research & Evaluation Associate klh196@psu.edu