Members Directory

Please find below a listing of our current ADVANCE Members. You search for a particular ADVANCE member, enter at least 2 characters of either the person’s first or last name in the search box on the right.  To get a downloadable copy of the Members Directory, CLICK HERE.


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Photo of Margaret Bailey Ph.D., P.E.,
Margaret Bailey Ph.D., P.E., PI and Director, AdvanceRIT Rochester Institute of Technology“The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.” -Eleanor Roosevelt
Photo of Natalie Batmanian Ph.D.
Natalie Batmanian Ph.D. DIrector, RU FAIR ADVANCE Rutgers University
Photo of Amy Blackstone Ph.D
Amy Blackstone Ph.D Director, ADVANCE Rising Tide Center University of Maine“Some leaders are born women.” -Geraldine Ferraro
Photo of Jenna P. Carpenter Ph.D.
Jenna P. Carpenter Ph.D. Louisiana Tech University“Never doubt the power of a small group of committed people to change the world for, indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has.” – Margaret Mead
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Catherine Cronin Gonzaga University““Low income mothers are blamed because they stay at home with their children instead of going out to work; middle income mothers are blamed for going out to work instead of staying home with their children.” -Ann Richards, former Governor of Texas
Photo of Heather Doty Ph.D.
Heather Doty Ph.D. Co-PI, UD ADVANCE University of Deleware
Photo of Kelly Feltault Ph.D.
Kelly Feltault Ph.D. Program Manager, U.Va. CHARGE University of Virginia
Photo of Claudia Garcia
Claudia Garcia University of Texas-Pan American“Don’t judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds that you plant.” -Robert Louis Stevenson
Photo of Marie Garland Ph.D.
Marie Garland Ph.D. Syracuse University“If one is lucky, a solitary fantasy can transform one million realities.” – Maya Angelou
Photo of Stephanie A. Goodwin Ph.D.
Stephanie A. Goodwin Ph.D. LEADER Consortium“What we have to do…is to find a way to celebrate our diversity and debate our differences without fracturing our communities.” Hillary Rodham Clinton, 67th US Secretary of State, 2009-2013
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Jeni Hart Ph.D. University of Missouri“This is what a feminist looks like.”
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Mary Anne Holmes Ph.D. University of Nebraska“Resistance is fertile” – Ruth Ozeki”
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Samantha Howe Ph.D. Ohio State University“You can’t go around building a better world for people. Only people can build a better world for people. Otherwise it’s just a cage.” -Terry Pratchett
Photo of Dina Jankowski Ph.D.
Dina Jankowski Ph.D. Program Manager, UCI ADVANCE University of California-Irvine“Faith is taking the first step even when you don’t see the staircase.” – Martin Luther King, Jr.
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Chris Kaunas Texas A&M University“Just Keep Swimming” – Dory in Finding Nemo
Photo of Manorama Khare Ph.D.
Manorama Khare Ph.D. University of Illinois, Chicago“If you don’t like something change it. If you can’t change it, change your attitude.” – Maya Angelou