Leadership Team

Kara Lubischer: Director, Neighborhood Leadership Academy, Community Development Specialist, University of Missouri Extension

Margaret Sherraden: Professor and MSW Program Director, School of Social Work 

Todd Swanstrom: E. Desmond Lee Endowed Professor of Community Collaboration and Public Policy Administration 

Mark Tranel: Director of the Public Policy Research Center, Research Associate Professor in Public Policy Administration, Adjunct Associate Professor, Department of Political Science

Kristen Wagner: Assistant Professor, School of Social Work 

Staff

Karl Guenther: Community Development Specialist, Public Policy Research Center 

Abigail Orscheln: Graduate Research Assistant, Department of Criminology & Criminal Justice

Victoria Fick: Graduate Assistant, School of Social Work