LEO Team

 

David Phillips

David Phillips 

Research Faculty

Education: Ph.D. in Economics from Georgetown University

Research Interests: Transportation, spatial concentration of poverty, crime, healthcare labor markets

Contact: David.Phillips.184@nd.edu

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Rachel Fulcher-Dawson

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Associate Director: Research

Faculty Lecturer, Education, Schooling & Society Minor

University of Notre Dame 

Education: Ph.D. in Education Policy, Michigan State University

Research Interests: early childhood education, state and federal education policy, education reform

Contact: Rachel.A.FulcherDawson.1@nd.edu

 


Katie Kuka

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Associate Director: Operations

Education: MPA, Indiana University studying Nonprofit Managment

Contact: kkuka@nd.edu

 

 

 

 

 


Barreno Wendy

Wendy Barreno

Associate Director: Project Development

Education: MPP, Harvard University Kennedy School of Government 

Contact: wbarreno@nd.edu

 

 

 


Kolka Shawna Resume

Shawna Kolka, Project Manager                                            

Majors: Economics, Sociology, Glynn Family Honors Program

Education: BA, University of Notre Dame- Class of 2012

Hometown: Rochester, MI

LEO Focus Areas: Case management services, healthcare, homelessness

Contact: skolka@nd.edu

 

 


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Brendan Perry, Research Associate

Majors: Applied Math, Philosophy, Minor in Business Economics

Education: BA, University of Notre Dame- Class of 2015

Hometown: South Pasadena, CA

LEO Focus Areas: Education, homelessness, refugee resettlement, senior housing

Contact: bperry3@nd.edu

 


Annalise Burnett, Research Associate

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Majors: International Economics (French Concentration)

Education: BA, University of Notre Dame- Class of 2016

Hometown: Charlotte, NC

LEO Focus Areas: Job retention, nutrition, federal transfer programs, housing

Contact: aburnet1@nd.edu