Staff

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Office of the President

Heidi Shierholz, President
Naomi Walker, Executive Vice President
Celine McNicholas, General Counsel/Director of Policy
Angel Henry, Executive Assistant

Senior Staff

Heidi Shierholz, President
Naomi Walker, Executive Vice President
Josh Bivens, Chief Economist
David Cooper, Director, Economic Analysis and Research Network (EARN)
Michelle Kannan, Director of Development
Celine McNicholas, Director of Policy/General Counsel
Zane Mokhiber, Director of Data Management and Analysis
Samantha Sanders, Director of Government Affairs and Advocacy
Eve Tahmincioglu, Director of Communications
Valerie Wilson, Director, Program on Race, Ethnicity, and the Economy
Zion Yan, Director of Finance and Operations

Research

Josh Bivens, Chief Economist
Asha Banerjee, Economic Analyst (on detail to U.S. Department of Labor)
Katherine deCourcy, Research Assistant
Elise Gould, Senior Economist
Adam S. Hersh, Senior Economist
Jori Kandra, Research Assistant
Zane Mokhiber, Director of Data Management and Analysis
Monique Morrissey, Economist
Ben Zipperer, Senior Economist

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Policy

Daniel Costa, Director of Immigration Law and Policy Research
Celine McNicholas, Director of Policy/General Counsel
Margaret Poydock, Policy Analyst and Government Affairs Specialist
Samantha Sanders, Director of Government Affairs and Advocacy

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

Valerie Wilson, Director, Program on Race, Ethnicity, and the Economy
Stevie Marvin, Research Assistant
Adewale Maye
, Policy and Research Analyst
Ismael Cid Martinez, Economist
Kyle Moore, Economist

Communications

Eve Tahmincioglu, Director of Communications
Krista Faries, Senior Editor
Nick Kauzlarich, Media Relations and Digital Director
Nicole Lewis, Deputy Communications Director
Grace Park, Editor

Development

Michelle Kannan, Director of Development
Dan Cooke
, Senior Development Officer, Major Gifts and Foundation Relations
Brittney Vrzak, Development Associate

Finance and Administration

Zion Yan, Director of Finance and Operations
Shurron Dempsey
, Operations Manager
Sara Krauss, Administrative Support Associate
Masha Luseko, Accountant

Economic Analysis and Research Network (EARN)

David Cooper, Director, EARN
Michael Schoettle, Deputy Director of EARN 
Chandra Childers, EARN in the South Economic Analyst
Dave Kamper, Senior State Policy Coordinator
Sebastian Martinez Hickey, Research Assistant
Nina Mast, State Economic Analyst
Jasmine Payne, Senior State Policy Coordinator
Daniel Perez, State Economic Analyst
Jennifer Sherer, Senior State Policy Coordinator, Worker Power Project