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Staff

Board Members

Ramone Alexander Ramone Alexander

Ramone Alexander

Karima Amin Karima Amin

Karima Amin

Aaron Bartley Aaron Bartley

Aaron Bartley

Lou Jean Fleron Lou Jean Fleron

Lou Jean Fleron
Board Chair

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(716) 852-4192

Rahwa Ghirmatzion Rahwa Ghirmatzion

Rahwa Ghirmatzion

Stephen Halpern Stephen Halpern

Stephen Halpern

Devonya Havis Devonya Havis

Devonya Havis

Debora Hayes Debora Hayes

Debora Hayes

Gamileh Jamil Gamileh Jamil

Gamileh Jamil

Ba Zan Lin Ba Zan Lin

Ba Zan Lin

Matt Nagowski Matt Nagowski

Matt Nagowski

Susan Thomas Susan Thomas

Susan Thomas

Policy Fellows

Robert Adelman
Associate Professor, Sociology, University at Buffalo

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Erin Carman
Assistant Professor for the Social Work and Sociology Department, Daemen College

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Megan Connelly
Associate Director of High Road Fellowships, Cornell ILR and Senior Policy Analyst

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Judy DeWald
Independent Researcher

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Gene Grabiner
SUNY Distinguished Professor Emeritus, Social Sciences, Erie Community College

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Nicole Hallett
Open Buffalo Public Research Fellow
Director, Community Justice Clinic, University at Buffalo School of Law

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Erin Hatton
Associate Professor, Sociology, University at Buffalo

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Wooksoo Kim
Associate Professor in School of Social Work and Co-Director, Immigrant and Refugee Research Institute, University at Buffalo

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Jason C. Knight
Assistant Professor, Geography and Urban Planning, Buffalo State College

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(716) 878-3828

Katarzyna (Kasia) Kordas
Associate Professor, Public Health, University at Buffalo

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Patricia Logan-Greene
Assistant Professor, Social Work, University at Buffalo

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Nicholas Lustig
Assistant Professor, Department of Geography, University at Buffalo

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Andrew Marcum
Program Coordinator, Center for Self Advocacy

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Kevin Meindl
RENEW Fellow, University at Buffalo and Buffalo Sewer Authority

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Yunju Nam
Associate Professor, Social Work, University at Buffalo

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Kelly Patterson
Assistant Professor- School of Social Work, University at Buffalo, SUNY

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(716) 645-1248

Steve Peraza
Assistant Professor of History and Social Studies, SUNY Buffalo State

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Robert Silverman
Professor, Department of Urban and Regional Planning, University at Buffalo

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Noelle St. Vil
Assistant Professor, Social Work, University at Buffalo

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Monica Stephens
Assistant Professor, Geography, University at Buffalo

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Elizabeth Walsh
Visiting Assistant Professor, Architecture and Planning, University at Buffalo

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