Staff

Staff

Special Advisor
For the last 40 years, Janice Ereth, PhD, has worked in administrative, research, and policy-making capacities in the child welfare, juvenile justice, and education fields....
Erin M. Espinosa, PhD
Senior Researcher
Erin M. Espinosa, PhD, joined NCCD in 2019 as a senior researcher. Prior to joining NCCD, she served as the Director of the Texas Center of the Institute for Innovation and...
Cayley Farrell
Researcher
Cayley Farrell joined NCCD’s research team in 2018. Prior to this, she worked as a research intern with Epistemic Games Group at the University of Wisconsin–Madison. Cayley...
Colleen Kerwin
Researcher
Colleen Fearing joined NCCD’s Madison office as a researcher in 2013, after graduating from the University of Texas at Austin with a bachelor’s degree in mathematical sciences...
Associate Director of Software Development
Dan Feeney, associate director of software development for NCCD, has experience managing multiple database platforms, programming in procedural and object-oriented languages,...
Shane Fetters
Director of Information Technology and Systems
Shane Fetters is NCCD’s director of information technology and systems. He joined NCCD in 2017 as director of application development. Prior to this, he served as chief...
Editor
Allison Finseth joined NCCD in 2013 as an editor. In this position, she edits proposals, reports, articles, manuals, and many other documents with an eye toward detail and...
Sierra Fischer
Researcher
Sierra Fischer joined NCCD as a full-time researcher in 2015 after interning here for two years as a student. Sierra’s work at NCCD focuses on collaborating with government...
SafeMeasures Operations Manager
Casey Foshay manages the application support desk and SafeMeasures ® quality assurance departments. He is the liaison and point of contact for California and New Jersey...
Ben Free
Policy and Reporting Analyst
Benjamin Free joined NCCD in 2015 as a policy and reporting analyst for SafeMeasures ® . He holds a bachelor's degree in political science from Beloit College and has previous...