Staff

Staff

Senior Communications Specialist
Renee Plog has been with NCCD since 2004. Renee supports NCCD’s communications efforts, with a particular focus on digital communications and publications. Renee is...
Rachel Polivka
Researcher
Rachel Polivka joined NCCD as a researcher in August 2018 after her internship. Prior to this, Rachel was a student research assistant in two labs: one focusing on the...
Researcher
Katie Press joined the NCCD research team in 2016 after completing her master’s degree in social work (MSW) at the University of Wisconsin–Madison. While in the MSW program,...
Divya Priyadarshini
Database Administrator
Divya joined NCCD as a database administrator in June 2017. Prior to this, she worked as an Oracle database administrator for multiple clients in manufacturing, health care...
Jun Qiao
Researcher
Jun Qiao joined NCCD as a researcher in 2018 after working for companies and organizations in retail, health care, consumer package goods, manufacturing, and education...
Christina Ragsdale
Application Development Manager
Christina Ragsdale joined NCCD in 2018 with 20 years ’ experience in software and application development. Prior to joining NCCD, she served as lead developer for the...
Program Support Manager
Emily Ramasamy joined NCCD's Madison office in 2014 and currently serves as program support manager. In this role, she supervises and manages work requests for the program...
Olivia Rico-McKeen
Policy and Reporting Analyst
Olivia Rico-McKeen joined NCCD in 2019 as a policy and reporting analyst. She has a decade of nonprofit experience supporting families in the Madison and Dane County area of...
Associate Director of Research Analytics
Chris Scharenbroch has over 15 years’ experience turning system data into meaningful information. He works with child welfare, juvenile justice, adult corrections, education,...
Aman Sebahtu
Community Violence Prevention Program Manager
Aman Sebahtu joined NCCD in 2017 as the community violence prevention program manager in the Oakland, California, office, where he is developing a portfolio of community...