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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 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...
Database and Systems Manager
Dan Feeney, database and systems manager for NCCD, has experience managing multiple database platforms, programming in procedural and object-oriented languages, and...
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...
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 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...
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...
Nakisha “Kisha” Freeman, LMSW, joined NCCD in 2019 after serving 14 years as a social worker, first for the Texas Department of Family Protective Services and later for Casey...
Manager of International and Special Projects
Raelene joined NCCD in 1997 as a senior research associate and was promoted to senior researcher in 1999. She served as the director of NCCD's Children's Research Center from...