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Policy Fellows 2015-16

Class of 2015-2016 

The Riley Institute is proud to announce its fourth class of White-Riley-Peterson Policy Fellows who, beginning in October 2015, 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.

To view all biographies, click here.
 

Thomas Azzarella (bio)
Director
Alaska Afterschool Network
Alaska

 

 

 

 

David Beard (bio)
Education Policy and Advocacy Director
Schools Out Washington
Washington (State)

 

 

 

 

Melissa Beck (bio)
Network Lead
The Civic Canopy
Colorado

 

 

 

 

Susan Gamble (bio)
Network Lead
West Virginia Statewide Afterschool Network
West Virginia

 

 

 



Ebony Grace (bio)
Director of Expanded Learning Opportunities
NJSACC: The Statewide Afterschool Network
New Jersey

 

 



 

Darren Grimshaw (bio)
Major
Burlington Police Department
Iowa

 

 

 

 

Kathryn Johnson (bio)
Executive Director
Alternatives, Inc.
Virginia

 

 

 

 

Don Kent (bio)
Chairman
Net Literacy
Indiana

 

 

 

 

Lani Lingo (bio)
State Director of Education & Specialized Programs
Florida Alliance of Boys and Girls Clubs
Florida

 

 

 

 

Alison Reis-Khanna (bio)
Director of Partnerships and Quality Initiatives
Texas Partnership for Out of School Time (TXPOST)

 

 

 

 

 

Tammy Shay (bio)
Program Coordinator
Maryland Out of School Time (MOST) Network
Maryland

 

 

 

 

Erik Skold (bio)
Associate Director
Sprockets: Saint Paul’s Out-of-School Time Network
Minnesota

 

 

 

 

Bethany Thramer (bio)
Policy & Outreach Coordinator
Oregon Afterschool for Kids
Oregon

 

 

 

 

Craig Williams (bio)
Teacher
Wyoming Afterschool Alliance
Wyoming

 

 

 

 

Mila Yochum (bio)
Director
Allegheny Partners for Out-of-School Time (APOST)
Pennsylvania. 

 

 



 

Press Coverage

Furman's Press ReleaseUpstatebizSC, Arvada Press


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