Who We Are

Our Team

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    Mark L. Joseph, PhD

    Leona Bevis/Marguerite Haynam Associate Professor in Community Development
    Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences
    Founding Director
    National Initiative on Mixed-Income Communities
    Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences
    Faculty Associate
    Center on Urban Poverty and Community Development
    Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences

    Email: mark.joseph@case.edu

    Phone: 216.368.3426

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    Amy T. Khare, PhD

    Research Assistant Professor
    Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences
    Research Director
    National Initiative on Mixed-Income Communities
    Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences

    Email: amy.khare@case.edu

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    Dawn Ellis, MA

    Department Assistant
    National Initiative on Mixed-Income Communities
    Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences

    Email: dxe92@case.edu

    Phone: 216.368.2266

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    Taryn Gress, MSSA

    Research Associate
    Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences
    Strategic Director
    National Initiative on Mixed-Income Communities
    Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences

    Email: taryn.gress@case.edu

    Phone: 216.368.5359

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    Sherise McKinney, MSSA

    Research Assistant
    Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences
    Project Coordinator
    National Initiative on Mixed-Income Communities
    Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences

    Email: sherise.mckinney@case.edu

    Phone: 216.368.2508

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    Diane Shoemaker, MFA, CNM

    Department Administrator
    National Initiative on Mixed-Income Communities
    Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences

    Email: diane.shoemaker@case.edu

    Phone: 216.368.4396

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    Debbie Wilber, MPA

    Assistant Director and Research Associate
    National Initiative on Mixed-Income Communities
    Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences

    Email: debbie.wilber@case.edu

    Phone: 216.368.0551

Affiliated Faculty and Staff

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    Elizabeth Anthony, PhD

    Research Assistant Professor
    Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences
    Senior Research Associate
    Center on Urban Poverty and Community Development
    Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences

    Email: exa136@case.edu

    Phone: 216.368.2734

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    Mark Chupp, PhD

    Co-Director
    Social Justice Institute
    Network Director
    Community Innovation Network
    Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences
    Chair
    Concentration in Community Practice for Social Change
    Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences
    Assistant Professor
    Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences

    Email: mark.chupp@case.edu

    Phone: 216.368.5157

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    Claudia J. Coulton, PhD

    Lillian F. Harris Professor of Urban Research & Social Change
    Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences
    Distinguished University Professor
    Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences
    Founding Director
    Center on Urban Poverty and Community Development

    Email: claudia.coulton@case.edu

    Phone: 216.368.2304

  • headshot of Robert L. Fischer

    Robert L. Fischer, PhD

    Associate Professor
    Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences
    Co-Director
    Center on Urban Poverty and Community Development
    Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences
    Chair
    Master of Nonprofit Organizations Program
    Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences

    Email: fischer@case.edu

    Phone: 216.368.2711

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    Francisca García-Cobián Richter, PhD

    Research Assistant Professor
    Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences

    Email: francisca.richter@case.edu

    Phone: 216.368.8686