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Policy Fellows 2013-14

Class of 2013-2014

The Riley Institute proudly announced its second class of White-Riley-Peterson Policy Fellows who, beginning in September 2013, will spend ten months studying afterschool and expanded learning policy and developing state-level policy plans in partnership with their State Afterschool Networks and the National Afterschool Alliance.
 

Valerie Bass
Consultant
Colorado Alliance for Quality School Age Programs
Colorado

 

 

 

Richard Bates
Assistant Director
Young Audiences of Louisiana
Louisiana

 

 

 

Tim Brurud
Director
Boys & Girls Club of the Hi-Line
Havre, Montana

 

 

 

Michele Corey
Interim President CEO
Michigan's Children
Michigan

 


 

Samantha Hedges
Youth Development Associate
Voices for Illinois Children, ACT Now Coalition
Illinois

 

 



Sheila James
Program Manager, After School Counts
After School Counts / Ed Council
Ohio

 

 

 

Cathy Wyatt Kitts
Education Center Director
Douglas-Cherokee Economic Authority
Tennessee
 

 

 

 

Erica McCleskey
BOOST Director 
BOOST (Building Opportunities in Out of School Time)
South Carolina

 

 


 

Joseph Morra
Project Manager, Quality Initiatives
Rhode Island Afterschool Plus Alliance    
Rhode Island

 

 


 

Karen Olson
Director
Venture Youth Alliance
North Dakota

 

 

 

Shawn Petty
Technical Assistance Manager
Edvance Research
Texas

 

 


 

Pat Trotter
Division of Innovation and Partner Engagement
Kentucky Department of Education
Kentucky

 

 

 

Anna Wishart
Legislative Aide
Nebraska State Legislature
Nebraska

 

 


 

Marlene Zeug
Institutional Analyst II
Hawai'i Department of Education
Hawaii

 

 

 

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