Who We Are - Collaborators

Who We Are

The Impact Center at FPG is a collaboration of implementation scientists and support providers, researchers, evaluators, learning specialists, and communication specialists.


We welcome collaboration with partners and colleagues through project and field activities. Collaborators with The Impact Center at FPG share similar interests and approaches within implementation practice, evaluation, and research. Collaborators have partnered with our team in past or current activities, participate in a variety of ongoing learning and resource sharing activities with our team, and share interest in exploring future opportunities to work together.

Center Collaborators
Maisun Ansary
Graduate Student, Masters of Public Health - Health Behavior
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Jenna Montgomery Armstrong
Silber Psychological Services, P.A.
Jenna Barnes
Program Director for Early Childhood
Sarah Birken
Associate Professor, Implementation Science
Wake Forest Medicine
Jacquie Brown
Implementation Specialist
Jacquie Brown and Associates
Brian Bumbarger
Founding Partner/CEO
Science, Systems & Communities (SSC) Consulting
Julie Chin
Applications Specialist
FPG Child Development Institute, UNC-Chapel Hill
Leslie deRosset
Implementation Specialist
Gillings School of Global Public Health, Maternal and Child Health Department, UNC-Chapel Hill
Denni Fishbein
Director of Translational Prevention Research
FPG Child Development Institute, UNC-Chapel Hill
Ximena Franco
Advanced Research Scientist
FPG Child Development Institute, UNC-Chapel Hill
Blaine Garman-McClaine
PhD Student, Special Education
Indiana University
Sherika Hill
Director of Evaluation and Innovation, Family Connects International
Duke University Sanford School of Public Policy
Alexis Kirk
Director of Implementation Science
Centerstone Research Institute
Julia Moore
Executive Director
The Center for Implementation
Wendy Morgan
Learning and Development Senior Strategist
FPG Child Development Institute, UNC-Chapel Hill
Kristin O'Connor
Senior Policy Analyst
Chapin Hall at the University of Chicago
Simon Pipkin
Implementation Specialist
Capacity Building Center for States
Byron Powell
Assistant Professor
Brown School at Washington University in St. Louis
Ron Prinz
Carolina Distinguished Professor and Director
Parenting & Family Research Center
University of South Carolina
Rohit Ramaswamy
Professor of Pediatrics; Co-Director of Research, James M. Anderson Center for Health Systems Excellence
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Maggie Sullivan
PhD student, Department of Educational Psychology; Implementation Associate, Impact Center
University of Minnesota