Faculty and Staff Directory

Our employees consist of faculty, graduate assistants, post-doctoral fellows, full and part-time staff, and/or volunteers, most of which are involved in scholarly activities. Our faculty and staff publish papers in refereed journals, and present annually at national and international meetings and conferences. In addition, we take affirmative action seriously to employ and advance in employment qualified individuals with developmental disabilities.

Management Team

Dr. Mary Beth Bruder

Mary Beth Bruder, Ph.D.

ECPC Project Director

bruder@uchc.edu

860.679.1505

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George Sugai, Ph.D.

ECPC Project Co-Director

george.sugai@uconn.edu

860.486.0289

Jessica McKenty

Jessica McKenty

Administrative Program Coordinator

jmckenty@uchc.edu

860.679.1513

Knowledge Generation

Dr. Mary Beth Bruder

Mary Beth Bruder, Ph.D.

ECPC Project Director

bruder@uchc.edu

860.679.1505

Carl J Dunst

Carl Dunst, Ph.D.

Research Syntheses Consultant | Orelena Hawks Puckett Institute

Dr. Toby Long

Toby Long, Ph.D., PT, FAPTA

Personnel Standards Consultant | Georgetown University

Dr. Vicki Stayton

Vicki Stayton, Ph.D.

Personnel Standards Consultant | Western Kentucky University

Lindsey Lockman-Dougherty

Lindsey Lockman Dougherty, M.A., Ed.M.

Early Childhood Primary Activity Coordinator

Sharon Lynn Kagan

Sharon Lynn Kagan, Ed.D.

Knowledge Generation Consultant | Columbia University

Technical Assistance Team

Dr. Mary Beth Bruder

Mary Beth Bruder, Ph.D.

ECPC Project Director

bruder@uchc.edu

860.679.1505

Lindsey Lockman-Dougherty

Lindsey Lockman Dougherty, M.A., Ed.M.

Early Childhood Primary Activity Coordinator

Darla Gundler

Darla Gundler

TA & Leadership Consultant

Jen Buchter

Jen Buchter M.Ed.

TA Consultant | University of Nevada, Las Vegas

Anne Marie Davidson

Anne Marie Davidson, M.S.

TA & Leadership Consultant

Philippa H. Campbell

Philippa Campbell, Ph.D.

TA Consultant | Thomas Jefferson University

Maureen Greer

Maureen Greer

TA Consultant | IDEA Infant & Toddler Coordinators Association

Gerarda Hanna

Gerarda Hanna, J.D., M.Ed

TA & Leadership Consultant

Leadership & Coordination Team

Dr. Mary Beth Bruder

Mary Beth Bruder, Ph.D.

ECPC Project Director

bruder@uchc.edu

860.679.1505

Dr. Toby Long

Toby Long, Ph.D., PT, FAPTA

Personnel Standards Consultant | Georgetown University

Darla Gundler

Darla Gundler

TA & Leadership Consultant

Anne Marie Davidson

Anne Marie Davidson, M.S.

TA & Leadership Consultant

Gerarda Hanna

Gerarda Hanna, J.D., M.Ed

TA & Leadership Consultant

Annie George

Annie George-Puskar, MA

Leadership Consultant

Bethanne Vergean

Bethanne Vergean, BS, MA

Leadership Consultant

Kim Sopko

Kimberly Sopko, Ed.D.

Co-Leader, Leadership Special Interest Group

Elizabeth Howe

Elizabeth Howe, MA

Leadership Consultant

Evaluation Team

Dr. Nicholas Gelbar

Nicholas Gelbar, Ph.D.

ECPC Internal Evaluator

david merves

David Merves, MBA, CAS

Senior Evaluator and Director of Operations | Evergreen Evaluation & Consulting, Inc.

Patricia Mueller

Patricia Mueller, Ph.D.

External Evaluator | Evergreen Evaluation & Consulting, Inc.

Dissemination

Maya Christy

Maya Christy

Visual Media Designer