Staff

A - L

Marie Christmon

Marie Christmon

Education

  • Indiana University School of Law, J.D., Indianapolis, IN
  • Ball State University, B.A., Urban Regional Studies and Spanish, Muncie, IN

Experience

  • Solo Practitioner: trial experience, mediation, business law
  • Business Owner-aviation/diesel fuel broker with a background in sales and customer service
  • Studied abroad in Cuernavaca, Mexico
Andy Delfino

Andrew Delfino

Education

  • Georgia State University, M.A., English and Literary Studies, Atlanta, GA
  • University of California at Davis, B.A., English Department Honors Student, Magna Cum Laude, Davis, CA

Experience

  • Teacher, The Westminster Schools, Atlanta, GA (2003-2009)
  • Technical Writing Consultant
  • Grading Assistant/Reader, University of Califonia at Davis
Dr. Alison Faupel, Ph.D

Dr. Alison Faupel

Education

  • Emory University, M.A., Ph.D., Sociology, Atlanta, GA
  • Auburn University, B.A., Phi Beta Kappa and Summa Cum Laude, Auburn, AL

Experience

  • Instructor, Emory University and Georgia Institute of Technology
  • Research and Teaching Assistant, Emory University
  • Research Partner Fellow, Scholarly Inquiry and Research at Emory
Dr. Pier Foreman, Ph.D

Dr. Pier Foreman

Education

  • University of California, Berkely, Ph.D., Ethnic Studies, Berkely, CA
  • Amherst College, B.A., Phi Beta Kappa and Magna Cum Laude, Amherst, MA

Experience

  • Professor of English and American Studies
  • National Humanities Center, Rockefeller Humanities Fellow
  • W.K. Kellogg Foundation, Kellogg National Leadership Program, Fellow
  • Mellon Foundation Graduate School Fellow
Joe Jackson

Joe Jackson

Education

  • Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism, M.S. Journalism, New York City, NY
  • Edinburgh University School of Social Sciences, M.A., Politics, Scotland, U.K

Experience

  • Reporter, New York Daily News newspaper, New York City, NY
  • Reporter / writer, The Hounslow Chronicle newspaper, London, U.K.
  • English language teacher, COSV NGO, Matara, Sri Lanka
Stan Lemons

Stanley B. Lemons, MBA, PMP

Education

  • UCLA Anderson School, M.B.A., Los Angeles, CA
  • Amherst College, B.A, Amherst, MA
  • Georgetown University, Exchange Student, Washington D.C.
  • Executive Education: Northwestern University (Kellogg) and Harvard Business School
  • Greenhill School (College Preparatory), Dallas, TX

Experience

  • Upward Bound Counselor
  • Coro Foundation Public Affairs Fellow
  • Returned Peace Corps Volunteer
  • Global Marketing Strategist: The Coca-Cola Company, Citigroup, S.B. Lemons & Company
Tara Croft

Tara Croft

Education

  • Northwestern University, Medill School of Journalism, MSJ, Evanston, IL
  • Northwestern University, B.A., Political Science, Evanston, IL

Experience

  • Marketing Writer at Alger Management, New York City, NY
  • Senior Writer at The Deal, New York City, NY
  • Senior Editor at Internet Cool Guide, New York City, NY
Dr. Kathryn Edwards

Dr. Kathryn Edwards

Education

  • Claremont Graduate University, Ph.D., Curriculum (Reading/Language Development), Claremont, CA
  • University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), M.Ed., Curriculum and Instruction, Los Angeles, CA
  • California State University, B.A., English, Los Angeles, CA

Experience

  • Education leader with experience in research, evaluation, curriculum and instruction, technology integration, professional development and the management of state and federal projects
  • Sales, marketing, and business development professional for leading educational technology and publishing companies including Apple Computer and IBM
Amy Hite

Amy Hite

Education

  • University of Texas, B.S., Advertising, Austin, TX

Experience

  • Copywriter, DDB Needham Dallas
  • Copywriter, MBRK Advertising and Public Relations
  • Bronze Addy Award, Dallas Advertising League, 2010
  • 7 East Texas Addy's, including Best in Print, 2002
Andrea Jones

Andrea Jones

Education

  • University of California at Los Angeles, Ph.D. Candidate, English
  • University of California at Los Angeles, M.A., English
  • University College, Cork, Ireland, Fulbright Fellow
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, B.A. with Highest Honors in English and Folklore

Experience

  • Teaching Fellow, UCLA Department of English
  • Student Affairs Officer, UCLA Scholarship Resource Center
  • Internet Marketing Adviser, City-Search, Research Triangle Park, NC
  • Communications Specialist, UNC-TV, Research Triangle Park, NC
Dr. Edmund J. Koundakjian, Ph.D.

Dr. Edmund J. Koundakjian

Education

  • Harvard University, Ph.D., Neurobiology, Cambridge, MA
  • UC San Diego, Continued Education, Biology and Health Care Issues, La Jolla, CA
  • CSU San Bernardino, M.S., Biology, San Bernardino, CA
  • UC Riverside, B.S., Biology, Riverside, CA

Experience

  • Over fifteen years of biomedical laboratory experience
  • Licensed to practice Patent Law before the US Patent and Trademark Office
  • Worked on grant applications, theses & dissertations, resumes, professional school applications, and scientific publications
  • Served over a decade in the Army Reserve as an enlisted soldier, ROTC cadet, and Infantry Officer
Jori Lewis

Jori Lewis

Education

  • University of California, Berkeley, MJ, Journalism, Berkeley, CA
  • University of Chicago, M.A., Social Science, Chicago, IL
  • University of Chicago, B.A., Anthropology, Chicago, IL

Experience

  • Independent Journalist, Brooklyn, NY