Staff

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Office of the President

John Schmitt, Vice President (Interim President)
Antanina Ricceri, Executive Assistant

Senior Staff

John Schmitt, Vice President (Interim President)
Josh Bivens, Director of Research
Jasper Cox, Director of Finance and Administration
Sheri Lumsden, Director of Human Resources
Arlene Williams, Director of Development and Strategic Planning
Heidi Shierholz, Senior Economist and Director of Policy
Eve Tahmincioglu, Director of Communications
Naomi Walker, Director of EARN
Valerie Wilson, Director, Program on Race, Ethnicity, and the Economy

Research

Josh Bivens, Director of Research
Asha Banerjee, Economic Analyst
David Cooper, Senior Economic Analyst and Deputy Director of EARN
Emma García, Economist
Elise Gould, Senior Economist
Adam S. Hersh, Visiting Economist
Jori Kandra, Research Assistant
Melat Kassa, Research Assistant
Lawrence Mishel, Distinguished Fellow
Zane Mokhiber, Data Analyst
Monique Morrissey, Economist
Daniel Perez, Research Assistant
Robert E. Scott, Senior Economist and Director of Trade and Manufacturing Policy Research
Julia Wolfe, State Economic Analyst
Ben Zipperer, Economist

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Policy

Heidi Shierholz, Senior Economist and Director of Policy
Daniel Costa
, Director of Immigration Law and Policy Research
Ihna Magundayao, Policy Assistant
Celine McNicholas, Director of Government Affairs | Labor Counsel
Margaret Poydock, Policy Analyst

Program on Race, Ethnicity, and the Economy (PREE)

Valerie Wilson, Director, Program on Race, Ethnicity, and the Economy
Kyle Moore, Economist

Communications

Eve Tahmincioglu, Director of Communications
Lora Engdahl, Publications Director
Krista Faries, Editor
Kyle Jennings, Web Developer
Nick Kauzlarich, Media Relations Specialist
Anu Kumar, Omidyar Network Communications Fellow
John Carlo Mandapat
, Designer
Eric Shansby, Online and Creative Director

Development

Arlene Williams, Director of Development and Strategic Planning
Katie Burke, Development Associate
James Tatum, Senior Development Officer & Manager of Donor Relations
Dan Cooke, Senior Development Officer, Major Gifts and Foundation Relations

Finance and Administration

Jasper Cox, Director of Finance and Administration
Shurron Dempsey, Operations Manager
Sara Krauss, Administrative Support Associate
Sheri Lumsden, Director of Human Resources
Masha Luseko, Accountant

Economic Analysis and Research Network (EARN)

Naomi Walker, Director of EARN
David Cooper, Senior Economic Analyst and Deputy Director of EARN
Angel Henry, Executive Assistant
Sebastian Hickey, Research Assistant
Dave Kamper, Senior State Policy Coordinator
Anu Kumar
, Omidyar Network Communications Fellow
Marokey Sawo, State Economic Analyst
Jennifer Sherer, Senior State Policy Coordinator, Worker Power Project
Jaimie Worker, Senior State Policy Coordinator
Julia Wolfe, State Economic Analyst
Lea Woods, Learning Community Organizer