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Board of Trustees

Sara S. McLanahan, Chair
William S. Tod Professor of Sociology and Public Affairs, Princeton University
Shelley E. Taylor, Treasurer
Distinguished Research Professor, University of California, Los Angeles
Larry M. Bartels
May Werthan Shayne Chair of Public Policy and Social Science, Vanderbilt University
Karen S. Cook
Ray Lyman Wilbur Professor of Sociology, Stanford University
W. Bowman Cutter
Senior Fellow and Director, Next American Economy, The Roosevelt Institute
Sheldon Danziger
President, Russell Sage Foundation
Kathryn Edin
Bloomberg Distinguished Professor, Department of Sociology, and Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University
Lawrence F. Katz
Elisabeth Allison Professor of Economics, Harvard University
David Laibson
Robert I. Goldman Professor of Economics and Chairman of the Department of Economics, Harvard University
Nicholas Lemann
Joseph Pulitzer II and Edith Pulitzer Moore Professor of Journalism, Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism
Martha Minow
Morgan and Helen Chu Dean of Harvard Law School
Peter R. Orszag
Managing Director and Vice Chairman of Investment Banking, Lazard
Claude M. Steele
Professor of Psychology, University of California, Berkeley
Richard H. Thaler
Charles R. Walgreen Distinguished Service Professor of Behavioral Science and Economics, Booth School of Business, University of Chicago
Hirokazu Yoshikawa
Courtney Sale Ross University Professor of Globalization and Education, New York University

Senior Staff

Sheldon Danziger, President (email)
Christopher Brogna, Chief Financial Officer (email)
Claire Gabriel, Chief Information Officer and Secretary of the Corporation (email)
Ivan Ramos, Director of Administration (email)
David Haproff, Director of Communications (email)
John Lee, Director of Computing Services
Suzanne Nichols, Director of Publications
James Beglan, Building Manager
Aixa Cintrón-Vélez, Program Director
James Wilson, Program Director (email)
Leana Chatrath, Program Officer