Meet the Research Advocates

Lovingly referred to as our “RATS,” these dedicated advocates complete our rigorous Research Advocacy Training and Support program and participate in research advocacy on a regular basis.

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Jennifer Ratner

Research Advocate

Mary Curtin Creaser

Research Advocate

Frank Salvi

Research Advocate

Joe Mahaffey

Research Advocate

Joann Simms

Research Advocate

Kellie Hoffman

Research Advocate

Kimberley Bush-Klinefelter

Research Advocate

Anita Mitchell Isler

Research Advocate

Elizabeth Dennis

Research Advocate

Wendy Lewis

Research Advocate

Karen Wehling

Research Advocate

Gina Benedetti

Research Advocate

Paige Niewerth

Research Advocate

Lera Chitwood

Research Advocate, Retired

Lara Lambert

Research Advocate

Kimberly Schoolcraft

Research Advocate

Kim Houston

Research Advocate

Julie Krause

Research Advocate

Julie Barreau

Research Advocate

Wenora Johnson

Research Advocate

Heidi Jurgens

Research Advocate

Danielle Murray

Research Advocate

Ben White

Research Advocate

Annie Delores

Research Advocate

Anna Rappaport

Research Advocate

Allison Rosen

Research Advocate

Lee Jones

Research Advocate

Yasmeem Watson

Research Advocate

Elaine Newcomb

Research Advocate

Curt Pesmen

Research Advocate