Meet the Team

THRIVE Staff Members
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
Jennifer DiNallo Ph.D. Lead Research & Evaluation Scientist; Co-Team Lead
Melina Czymoniewicz-Klippel Ph.D. Research & Evaluation Scientist; Co-Team Lead
Amy Bartholomew M.L.S. Research & Evaluation Associate; Implementation Specialist
Kayla Bell B.A. Graduate Assistant
Ryan Chesnut Ph.D. Research & Evaluation Scientist; Evaluation Coordinator
Alicia Fischer M.Ed. Graduate Assistant
Jordan Garrigan B.S. Research Data Management Specialist
Frank Materia M.H.S. Graduate Assistant
Aubrey Rafinski B.S. Research Assistant
Joseph Rizzi B.S. (expected 2017) Undergraduate Intern
Alison Turley B.S. Research Assistant; Implementation Specialist
Kari Whitehead M.S. Research & Evaluation Associate