Center Team

Kathleen King Thorius, P.h.D.
Executive Director, GLEC Center; Associate Professor, IUPUI School of Education; Editor, Multiple Voices
Seena M. Skelton, P.h.D.
Director of Operations, MAP Center; Editor, Multiple Voices: Disability, Race, and Language Intersections in Special Education
Dr. Tiffany Kyser
Associate Director of Engagement & Partnerships, MAP Center
Dr. Crystal Morton
Associate Director of Research, GLEC Center; Associate Professor, IUPUI School of Education; Equity Fellow, MAP Center
Dr. Amy Sekhar
Assistant Director of Technical Assistance, MAP Center
Trish Gorman
Assistant Director of Program Evaluation & Continuous Improvement, MAP Center
Sophie Richardson
Office Manager, MAP Center
Diana R. Lazzell
Outreach & Engagement Coordinator, MAP Center
Robin G. Jackson, M.A.
Products Lead, Graduate Research Assistant
Tammera Moore
Graduate Research Assistant
Nickie Coomer
Multiple Voices Managing Editor, Graduate Research Assistant
Erin K. Sanborn
Graduate Research Assistant
Kathryn Rusnak
Graduate Research Assistant
Je’ Nobia Smith
Graduate Research Assistant
Noelle Broughton
Graduate Research Assistant
Dr. Angelina E. Castagno
Technical Assistance Specialist
Cynthia Mruczek, Ph.D.
Technical Assistance Specialist
Dr. Ruthie Payno-Simmons
Technical Assistance Specialist
Mollie Blackburn, P.h.D.
Equity Fellow
Sarah Diem, Ph.D.
Equity Fellow
Taucia Gonzalez, P.h.D.
Equity Fellow
Ted Hamann
Equity Fellow
Equity Fellow
Jamalee Stone, P.h.D.
Equity Fellow
Amanda Sullivan, Ph.D.
Equity Fellow
Gary Appel, M.Ed.
Center Advisor
Principal Technical Assistance Consultant
American Institutes for Research
Alfredo J. Artiles, Ph.D.
Center Advisor
Dean of Graduate Education
Arizona State University
Belinda Biscoe, P.h.D.
Center Advisor
Director
South Central Comprehensive Center
Bryan Brayboy, Ph.D.
Center Advisor
Professor
Arizona State University
Center Advisor
Senior Trial Attorney
U.S. Department of Justice
Mila Gonzalez
Center Advisor
Student
University of Arizona
Center Advisor
Executive Co-Director
Center for Parent Information & Resources
Muhammad Kahlifa, P.h.D.
Center Advisor
Associate Professor
University of Minnesota
Steve Linson, M.Ed.
Center Advisor
Director of Student Services
Northeastern Local Schools
Dawn Miller, Ph.D.
Center Advisor
SWIFT Education Center
University of Kansas
Thu Sương Thị Nguyễn, Ph.D.
Center Advisor
Associate Professor
Indiana University-Purdue University
Django Paris
Center Advisor
Professor & Director, Banks Center for Educational Justice
University of Washington College of Education
Anne Parks, Ph.D.
Center Advisor
Supervisor, Achievement and Integration Program
Minnesota Department of Education
Margaret Sandoz
Center Advisor
Superintendent
Niobrara Public Schools
Susan Shaffer, P.h.D.
Center Advisor
Director
Mid-Atlantic Equity Consortium (MAEC) Region I Equity Assistance Center
Paulo Tan
Center Advisor
Assistant Professor
University of Hawaiʻi at Manoa
Center Advisor
Education Director, World of Difference Institute
Anti-Defamation League
Monica Young, P.h.D.
Center Advisor
Director
Equitable Access Support Network