Alumni

M.A. Graduates

 

Year

Name

Advisor

Post-Graduation Position

1997

Dennis Ciancio

Pasnak

Faculty, University of Texas

1999

Muna Shami

Winsler

Research Associate, American Institutes for Research

2000

Eirikur Thorvardarson

Winsler

School Psychologist, Reykjavik Public Schools, Iceland

2001

Jennifer Grubba

Winsler

Ed.S. Student, University of Minnesota

2001

Kia Tucker

Denham

Ph.D. Student, Fordam University

2001

Greg Wallace

Winsler

Assistant Professor, George Washington University

2002

Kelly Allison

Lehman

Child Life Specialist, Children's Medical Center Dallas

2002

Louis Manfra

Winsler

Ph.D. Student, GMU

2002

Kerri Shiflett

Winsler

Foster Care Program Manager, Caring Family Network

2002

Shannon Tyler

Winsler

  National Center for Missing and Exploited Children

2004

Alissa Fujimoto

Denham

  Cosmos Foundation

2004

Catherine Lyon

Lehman

PBS & Cartoon Network

2005

Beau Abar

Winsler

Ph.D. Student, Penn State University

2005

Lesley Ducenne

Winsler

Adjunct Professor GMU & Northern Virginia Training Center

2005

Melissa Mincic

Denham

Ph.D. Student, GMU

2005

Dhvani Patel

Lehman

Ph.D. Student, GMU

2005

Jeffry Pattison

Lehman

Associate Research Scientist, US Department of Education

2005

Annmarie Schaeffler

Winsler

  Early Childhood Education Specialist, DCPS Head Start Program

2005

Samantha Shapiro

Denham

Hospital Child Development Specialist

2005

Christina Terpenning

Pasnak

Ph.D. Program, American School of Professional Psychology

2006

Katherine Addison

Pasnak

ABA Therapist, Measurement Specialist, National Cancer Institute

2006

Jennifer Crane

Winsler

Ph.D. Student, GMU

2006

Krista D'Albenzio

Winsler

School Psychology Student, Towson University, MD

2006

Catherine Hastings

Lehman

Ph.D. Student, Florida State University

2006

Nilgun Ocal

Winsler

PsyD. Student, Argosy University

2007

Charlotte Anderson

Lehman

Ph.D. Student, University of Kentucky

2007

Kerry Dillman

Rojahn

Clinical coordinator/behavior analyist, Alternative Paths Training School

2007

Erin Richard

Winsler

Grant Writer, Medical University of South Carolina

2007

Sandy Romero

Pasnak

Ph.D. Student, University of Miami

2008

Elif Bor

Winsler

Research Associate, JBL Associates Inc.

2008

Yesim Caylakli

Lehman

ACEV Early childhood and Family Education, Istanbul, Turkey

2008

Alison Lee

Pasnak

Preschool developmental program director 

2008

Karla Perez

Pasnak

Lead Teacher, Child Development Center, Georgetown

2009

Jessy Zadrazil

Denham

  Research Associate, American Institutes for Research (AIR)

2009

Bess Lam

Denham

  ABA Therapist

2009

Allison Booth

Rojahn

  ABA Therapist, Autism Services International

2009

Diana Aiken

Pasnak

  Intensive Mentoring and CBI Director,

The Capitol Region Children's Center

2009

Christen Meisel

Rojahn

Child Development Research Coordinator, Children's National Medical Center

2009

Susannah Clifford

Winsler

Parenting Playgroups Inc

2010

Alejandra Loyola

Perez-Edgar

MPH Program, Global Health Epidemiology

2010

Cameron Mittelman

Winsler

Matthew's Center for Visual Learning

2010

Anna Sharber

Rojahn

Research Assisstant, Center for Autism Spectrum Disorders, Children's National Medical Center

2010

Nicole Turygin

Rojahn

PhD Student, LSU

2010

Ashley Simpkins

Winsler

Research Associate, Westat

2010

Erin Tarpey

Denham

School Psychologist

2010

Taylor Edwards

Curby

Photographer, Ben Powell Photography

2010

Amanda Mahoney

Denham

Children's National Medical Center

2011

Naomi Watanabe

Denham

PHD program, GMU

2011

Catherine Chavez

Curby

Research Associate, University of Miami

2011

Marquita Anatsui

Winsler

VCU, Apple Tree Institute

2011

Siria Rioja

Winsler

Project Manager, National Head Start Association

2011

Lily Adams

Pasnak

Assistant principal , Preschool

2011

Ameena Sweeting

Pasnak

ABA Certification Program

2012

William White

Winsler

2012

Aaron Deutsch

Winsler

English Teacher, Taiwan

2012

Alicia Borré

Winsler

PHD program, VCU

2012

Helyn Kim

Curby

PHD program, UVA

2012

Elizabeth Shewark

Denham

PHD program, PSU

2012

Susan VanderHei

Rojahn

PHD program, University of Pittsburgh

2012

Andrea Burchfield

Rojahn

PHD program, GMU

2012

Kyli Kauth

Rojahn

ABA Therapist, Pennsylvania

2012

Nicole Fettig

Denham

PHD program, GMU

2012

Julie Robinson

Winsler

Assistant Principal, Chesterbrook Academy

2013

Noora Hamdan

Curby

PHD program, Temple

2013

Beckie LaRocque

Winsler

 

2013

Elizabeth Berke

Rojahn

PHD program, GMU

2013

Shannon Scurlock

Rojahn

2013

Reeka Sharma

Rojahn

ABAC Program, GMU

2013

Michael Widerman

Curby

Data Manager, AMAR International

2013

Matthew Willis

Curby

Program Analyst, Bureau of Labor Statistics

2013

Lauren Royster

Curby

Business Manager, Bright Horizons Family Solutions

2014 Emily Doll Winsler Speech Pathology Graduate Program
2014 Xiaozhu An Rojahn GMU ADP PhD Program
2014 Alec Bernstein Rojahn PhD program, University of Kansas
2014 Emily Spencer Curby Faculty, West Point Military Academy
2014 Alexandra Davidson-Palmer Curby Instructional Assistant, The Hill Center Durham, NC
2014 Sara O'Brien Pasnak Learning Specialist, Georgetown Psychology Associates
2015 Devon Lamay Winsler DOE - Office of Special Education
2015 Dani Sebille Denham  
2015 Daisy Andonyadis Denham  
2015 Melissa Fetterer Robinson Pasnak PHD program, Memphis
2016 Caitlin Hines Winsler Georgetown PhD program
2016 Taylor Gara Winsler UC Irvine PHD program
2016 Rebecca Ullrich Curby Policy Analyst, Center for American Progress
2016 Brittany Leaf Pasnak  
2016 Kate Vennergrund Pasnak  
2016 Allison Haag Winsler Outreach Specialist, Girls Scouts of Northern Indiana-Michiania

 

Ph.D. Alumni

Year

Name

Advisor

Post-Graduation Position

1995

Dolores Cody

Denham

School Psychologist

1996

Jennifer Mitchelle-Copeland

Denham

Adjunct Professor, GMU

1997

Valerie Malabonga

Pasnak

Research Associate, Center for Applied Linguistics

1998

Michelle Schmidt

Denham

Faculty, Moravian College

1999

Charlie Hendricks

Pasnak

Supervisor/statistical analysist, NICHD

1999

Rebecca Sears-Dixon

Denham

School Psychologist

2000

Kathleen Aux

Denham

Head of Psychological Services, Prince William County Schools

2000

Kimberly Blair

Denham

Faculty, Duquesne University, University of Pittsburgh

2000

Marcia McKinley-Pace

Lehman

Faculty, Mount St. Mary's University

2001

Patricia Steve

Merydith

School Psychologist

2001

Angela Willson-Quayle

Winsler

National Child Care Information Center

2001

Anita Kochanoff

Denham

Faculty, Arizona State University

2002

Clair Cosby

Lehman

School Psychologist

2005

Michael Feder

Winsler

Program Officer, National Academies

2005

Rene Hackney

Denham

CEO, Parenting Playgroups, Inc.

2005

Julie Liebman

Lehman

Faculty, Penn State University

2005

Amy Madigan

Winsler

Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation (OPRE / ACF)

2005

David Thompson

Lehman

School Psychologist

2006

Monica Greene (Savage)

Pasnak

US Office of Personnel Management

2006

Karen Neal

Denham

Associate Professor, Queens University of Charlotte, NC

2006

Sarah Caverly

Denham

Xtria, Southwest Educational Development Laboratory

2006

Kathryn Levit

Lehman

Occupational Therapist

2006

 

Mary Soles

 

Flinn

 

School Psychologist, Fairfax County Public Schools

2006

Louis Manfra

Winsler

Faculty, University of Missouri

2008

Teresa Mason

Denham

Faculty, Park University

2008

Hideko Bassett (Hamada)

Denham

Post-doc, GMU

2008

Nicole Sarampote

Denham

School psychologist

2008

Selma Caal

Denham

Research Scientist, Child Trends

2008

Suzanne Hartman

Winsler

Assistant Professor, West Virginia University

2009

Dhvani Patel

Lehman

Senior User Experience Researcher, Google

2009

Melissa Mincic

Denham

Assistant Director of Policy & Practice, Marsico Institute for Early Learning and Literacy

2009

Cameron Caswell

Denham

Editorial Director, Repair.com and Editor-in Chief, AOL

2010

Carol Morris

Denham

Assistant Professor, Meridith College

2010

Yana Segal

Denham

Child Development Specialist, St. Petersburg, FL

2010

Jennifer Crane

Winsler

US Department of Justice

2011

Erin Way

Rojahn

Assistant Prof, Alvernia University

2011

Rebecca Morse

Rojahn

Associate Professor, Divine Mercy University

2011

Rebecca Zaja

Rojahn

School Psychologist, Prince William Co. Schools

2011

Chavaughn Brown

Denham

Apple Tree Institute, DC

2011

Jessica De Feyter

Winsler

Research Associate, ICF International

2011

Marinka Gadzichowski

Pasnak

Assistant Professor, Argosy University

2011

Caroline Boyer

Pasnak

Assistant Professor, William Wood University

2012

Lindsey Hutchison

Winsler

SRCD Policy Fellow, OPRE, DHHS

2012

Yoon Kim

Winsler

BSC (Best Solution for Competency Issues) South Korea

2013

Deepti Gupta Karkhanis

Winsler

Assistant Professor, Bellevue College

2013

Kate Zinsser

Denham

Assistant Professor, University of Illinois Chicago

2013

Kristen Mederios

Rojahn

Visiting Assistant Professor, Central Connecticut State University

2013

Abby Carlson

Curby

Apple Tree Institute, DC

2013

Erika Buchholtz

Rojahn

Student Services Coordinator at College Living Experience (CLE)

2013

Beth Warsof

Rojahn

Program Leader, Thinking Beyond Borders

2013

Sara Kalb Thayer

Denham

Research Associate, SRI International

2013

Todd Wyatt

Denham

Research Director, Big Brothers Big Sisters International

2014

Craig Bailey

Denham/Curby

Post Doc, Yale University

2014 Grace Howarth Denham Golden Assessments
2015 Danielle Mead Winsler Assistant Professor, San Jose State University
2015 Naomi Watanabe Denham Post-doc, NTT Communication Science Laboratories
2015 Allison Bock Pasnak Post Doc, University of Minnesota
2015 Nicole Fettig Denham Adjunct Faculty, George Washington University
2016 Jameela Conway-Turner Winsler SRCD Policy Fellow, DC
2016 Jordan Thibodeaux Winsler Assistant Professor, Arkansas Tech University
2016 Sammi Karalus Denham Post Doc, AIR
2016 David Ferrier Denham Assistant Professor, Univ Tennessee Chatanooga
2016 Kristi Herndon Denham Executive Director, Child Care/learning Center, South Riding VA
2016 Katrina Schmerold Pasnak Post Doc, Purdue University