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Center for Healthy Minds

University of Wisconsin–Madison
625 W. Washington Ave.
Madison, WI 53703-2637
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The Center for Healthy Minds and its non-profit Healthy Minds Innovations include an interdisciplinary team of scientists, students, research staff and administrative staff. We draw from the scientific expertise, collaboration and philanthropic support from partners around the globe.

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Richard J. Davidson
Founder, Center for Healthy Minds & Healthy Minds Innovations, William James & Vilas Professor of Psychology & Psychiatry
LarissaDuncan
Larissa G. Duncan
Elizabeth C. Davies Chair in Child & Family Well-Being and Associate Professor of Human Development and Family Studies, Center for Healthy Minds
JohnDunne
John D. Dunne
Distinguished Chair in Contemplative Humanities, Center for Healthy Minds
Julie Poehlmann
Julie Poehlmann-Tynan
Dorothy A. O’Brien Professorship in Human Ecology, Center for Healthy Minds
CharlesRaison
Charles L. Raison
Mary Sue and Mike Shannon Chair for Healthy Minds, Children & Families and Professor of Human Development and Family Studies, Center for Healthy Minds
SteveArnold
Steve Arnold
Chairman of the Board, Healthy Minds Innovations
Gina Bednarek
Gina Bednarek
Associate Research Specialist, Center for Healthy Minds
Mariah Brown
Mariah Brown
Research Intern & Recruitment Assistant, Center for Healthy Minds
CoryBurghy
Cory Burghy
Assistant Scientist, Center for Healthy Minds
Monica Canfield Lenfest
Monica Canfield-Lenfest
Advancement Specialist, Healthy Minds Innovations
Phil Chard
Philip S. Chard
Strategic Advisor, Center for Healthy Minds & Healthy Minds Innovations
Leandro Chernicoff
Leandro Chernicoff
Graduate Student, Center for Healthy Minds
Ty Christian
Ty Christian
Systems Administrator, Center for Healthy Minds
Kara Chung
Kara Chung
Research Intern, Center for Healthy Minds
CortlandDahl
Cortland Dahl
Research Scientist, Center for Healthy Minds & Chief Contemplative Officer, Healthy Minds Innovations
Doug Dean
Doug Dean
Postdoctoral Research Associate, Center for Healthy Minds
Lois De Piesse
Lois DePiesse
Development Coordinator, Center for Healthy Minds
IsaDolski
Isa Dolski
Director of Administration, Center for Healthy Minds and Assistant Treasurer, Healthy Minds Innovations
Kaley Ellis2
Kaley Ellis
Associate Research Specialist, Center for Healthy Minds
Nicci Fite
Nicci Fite
Chief of Staff to Dr. Richard Davidson, Healthy Minds Innovations
Lisa Flook
Lisa Flook
Associate Scientist, Center for Healthy Minds
CorrinaFrye
Corrina Frye
Senior Research Specialist, Center for Healthy Minds
AlyssaGerarden
Alyssa Gerarden
Administrative Assistant, Grants, Center for Healthy Minds
Robin Goldman
Robin Goldman
Assistant Scientist and Scientific Co-Director, Center for Healthy Minds
LaurenGresham
Lauren Gresham
Senior Research Specialist, Center for Healthy Minds
DanGrupe
Dan Grupe
Assistant Scientist, Center for Healthy Minds
JeanneHarris
Jeanne Harris
Research Specialist, Center for Healthy Minds
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Katerina Herder
Development Coordinator, Healthy Minds Innovations
Jon Hess
Jon Hess
Marketing Specialist, Center for Healthy Minds
Matthew Hirshberg
Matt Hirshberg
Postdoctoral Research Associate, Center for Healthy Minds
LorriHouston
Lorri Houston
Director of Donor Engagement, Center for Healthy Minds
Ted Imoff Smith
Ted Imhoff-Smith
Research Specialist, Center for Healthy Minds
SusanJensen
Susan Jensen
Assistant to Richard Davidson, Senior Outreach Specialist, Center for Healthy Minds
Brent Keesey
Brent Keesey
Product Manager, Healthy Minds Innovations
Mike Kelly
Mike Kelly
Research Specialist, Center for Healthy Minds
Pelin Kesebir
Pelin Kesebir
Assistant Scientist, Center for Healthy Minds
JohnKoger
John Koger
Research Technology Manager, Center for Healthy Minds
TammiKral
Tammi Kral
Graduate Student, Center for Healthy Minds
Cassie Kuen
Cassie Kuen
Human Resources Assistant–Advanced, Center for Healthy Minds
Rick Langer
Rick Langer
Emeritus Director (Honorary Board Member), Healthy Minds Innovations
JosieLarimer
Josie Larimer
Project Manager, Healthy Minds Innovations
David Lee Web
David Lee
Associate Research Specialist, Center for Healthy Minds
Abby Lindemann
Abby Lindemann
Postdoctoral Research Associate
Dylan Lott
Dylan T. Lott
Postdoctoral Research Associate, Center for Healthy Minds
Antoine Lutz
Antoine Lutz
Senior Scientist, Center for Healthy Minds
Greg Lynch
Greg Lynch
Secretary and Treasurer, Healthy Minds Innovations
BarbMathison
Barb Mathison
Executive Director, Center for Healthy Minds & Executive Director and Assistant Secretary, Healthy Minds Innovations
ChadMcGehee
Chad McGehee
Learning and Development Program Lead, Healthy Minds Innovations
Elizabeth Morris
Elizabeth Morris
Administrative Assistant, Leadership Support, Center for Healthy Minds
Jake Moskol
Jake Moskol
Vice President, Partnerships & Innovation, Healthy Minds Innovations
Evan Moss
Evan Moss
Project Assistant, Center for Healthy Minds
JenetteMumford
Jeanette Mumford
Associate Scientist, Center for Healthy Minds
Elizabeth Nord
Elizabeth Nord
Research Specialist, Center for Healthy Minds
ElenaPatsenko
Elena Patsenko
Research Scientist, Center for Healthy Minds
Walker Pendersen
Walker S. Pedersen
Postdoctoral Research Associate, Center for Healthy Minds
Stephani Pescitelli
Stephani Pescitelli
Office Coordinator, Center for Healthy Minds
ChelseaPetersen
Chelsea Petersen
Operations Team Lead, Healthy Minds Innovations
Catherine Prueitt
Catherine Prueitt
Doctoral Candidate, West and South Asian Religions, Emory University, Center for Healthy Minds
Melissa Rosenkranz
Melissa Rosenkranz
Associate Scientist, Center for Healthy Minds
Jane Sachs
Jane Sachs
Research Program Manager, Center for Healthy Minds
Stacey Schaefer
Stacey Schaefer
Associate Scientist, Center for Healthy Minds
Cory Schmidt
Cory Schmidt
Senior Research Specialist, Center for Healthy Minds
NicciSchmidt
Nicci Schmidt
Research Program Manager, Center for Healthy Minds
Molly Schwebach
Molly Schwebach
Senior Outreach Specialist, Center for Healthy Minds
Sarah Short
Sarah J. Short
Scientific Co-Director and Associate Scientist, Center for Healthy Minds
Toni Sikesweb
Toni Sikes
Board Member, Healthy Minds Innovations
SashaSommerfeldt
Sasha Sommerfeldt
Graduate Student, Center for Healthy Minds
MarianneSpoon
Marianne Spoon
Director of Communications and Marketing, Center for Healthy Minds
Rachel Steiner
Rachel J Steiner
Research Assistant and Graduate Student, Center for Healthy Minds
Brittany Stolarik
Brittany Stolarik
Administrative Assistant, Center for Healthy Minds
Casey Supple
Casey Supple
Chief Development Officer, Healthy Minds Innovations
David Thompson
David Thompson
IT Lead, Center for Healthy Minds
BrittanyThomson
Brittany Thomson
Administrative Assistant, Human Resources, Center for Healthy Minds
NateVack
Nate Vack
Research Software Developer, Center for Healthy Minds
LizVanderwerff
Liz Vanderwerff
Development Specialist, Center for Healthy Minds & Project Manager, Healthy Minds Innovations
LoriVavrus
Lori Vavrus
Administrative Assistant, Finance, Center for Healthy Minds
Christy Wilson Mendenhall
Christy Wilson-Mendenhall
Scientific Lead, Healthy Minds Program, Healthy Minds Innovations & Associate Scientist, Center for Healthy Minds
WilliamWooten
William Wooten
Associate Research Specialist, Center for Healthy Minds
Joe Zeimentz
Joe Zeimentz
Chief Operating Officer, Healthy Minds Innovations