Introducing the 2019-2020 SRCD U.S. Policy Fellows

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The Society for Research in Child Development (SRCD) is pleased to announce the 2019-2020 SRCD U.S. Policy Fellows.
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The SRCD U.S. Policy Fellowship Programs include placement opportunities in federal congressional offices as well as federal and state executive branch agencies. The purpose of the fellowship programs is to provide researchers with immersive opportunities to learn about policy development, implementation, and evaluation, and to use their research skills in child development to inform public policy at the federal or state level.

Learn more about the SRCD U.S. Policy Fellowship Programs

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2019 - 2020 SRCD Federal Policy Fellows

SRCD Federal Executive Branch Policy Fellows

Krystal Bichay-Awadalla, Ph.D.Krystal Bichay-Awadalla, Ph.D.
Dr. Krystal Bichay-Awadalla is a SRCD Federal Executive Branch Fellow in the Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation (OPRE) in the Administration for Children and Families (ACF) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
Ellen Litkowski, Ph.D.Ellen Litkowski, Ph.D.
Dr. Ellen Litkowski is a SRCD Federal Executive Branch Fellow in the Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation (OPRE) in the Administration for Children and Families (ACF) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
Emily Ross, Ph.D.Emily Ross, Ph.D.
Dr. Emily C. Ross is a second year SRCD Federal Executive Branch Fellow in the Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation (OPRE) in the Administration for Children and Families (ACF) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
Alayna Schreier, Ph.D.Alayna Schreier, Ph.D.
Dr. Alayna Schreier is a SRCD Federal Executive Branch Fellow in the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation (ASPE) in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

SRCD Federal Congressional Policy Fellow

Parisa Parsafar, Ph.D.Parisa Parsafar, Ph.D.
Dr. Parisa Parsafar is a SRCD Federal Congressional Policy Fellow in the Office of Senator Chris Coons.
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2019 - 2020 SRCD State Policy Fellows

SRCD State Policy Pre-Doctoral Fellows

Kylie BezdekKylie Bezdek
Kylie Bezdek is a SRCD State Policy Pre-doctoral Fellow in the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services Division of Child Development and Early Education. She is also a doctoral student at the University of North Carolina at Chapin Hall.
Claudia KruzikClaudia Kruzik
Claudia Kruzik is a SRCD State Policy Pre-doctoral Fellow in the Massachusetts Department of Early Education and Care. She is also a doctoral student at Boston College.
Ann Partee, Ed.M.Ann Partee, Ed.M.
Ann Partee is a SRCD State Policy Pre-doctoral Fellow at the Virginia Department of Education Office of Early Childhood. She is also a doctoral student at the University of Virginia.
Callie Silver, M.A.Callie Silver, M.A.
Callie Silver is a SRCD State Policy Pre-doctoral Fellow at the Illinois Governor's Office of Early Childhood Development. She is also a doctoral student at the University of Illinois at Chicago.

SRCD State Policy Post-Doctoral Fellows

Christina Padilla, Ph.D., M.P.P.Christina Padilla, Ph.D., M.P.P.
Dr. Christina Padilla is a SRCD State Policy Post-doctoral Fellow in the District of Columbia Office of the State Superintendent of Education Division of Learning.
Sarah Prendergast, Ph.D.Sarah Prendergast, Ph.D.
Dr. Sarah Prendergast is a SRCD State Policy Post-doctoral Fellow in the Colorado Department of Human Services Office of Early Childhood.