Staff

Staff

Melody Adams
Staff Accountant

Melody Adams is NCCD’s staff accountant, working closely with the CFO/COO, controller, and accounting staff to ensure accurate processing and reconciling of accounting...

Director of Human Resources, SHRM-SCP

Toni Aleman directs all agency operational and administrative activities, including the areas of human resources, operational systems/technology, facilities management, and...

Data Analyst

Steven Bandes joined NCCD as a data analyst for the SafeMeasures® team in October 2014. He previously worked as a software test engineer at Epic and as an English teacher in...

Program Support Specialist

Sarah Beach joined NCCD in 2016 as a program support specialist, producing manuals, reports, presentations, and various other documents. Prior to this she worked as a program...

Luke Bechen
IT Support Specialist

Luke Bechen joined NCCD in 2019 as an IT support specialist. Luke is responsible for NCCD’s internal IT support as well as working with other IT staff on infrastructure and...

Program Associate

Kate Beier, LMSW, is a program associate with NCCD, where her primary work is to assist child welfare agencies in their implementation of strengths-based, solution-focused...

Andrea Bogie
Researcher

Andrea Bogie is a researcher with NCCD and has extensive experience with research and analysis in child welfare, juvenile delinquency, the adult aging population, and...

Sue Breckenridge
Editor

Sue Breckenridge joined NCCD in 2017 as an editor and is part of the team that produces polished and effective proposals, presentations, reports, manuals, articles, and many...

Cynthia Burnson
Senior Researcher

Cynthia Burnson, PhD, joined NCCD in 2018 as a researcher. Prior to this, Cynthia was with the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, where she...

Nan Buske
Human Resources Coordinator

Born and raised in Bangkok, Thailand, Nan (Tantipongpipat) Buske received a bachelor’s degree from Thammasat University where she majored in human resource and organization...