Stoneleigh Fellowship

Lisa M. Jones, Ph.D.  is a Research Associate Professor of Psychology at the Crimes against Children Research Center (CCRC) at the University of New Hampshire.  Lisa’s career has focused on reducing child victimization rates and...
Dr. Rufus Sylvester Lynch is motivated by the fact that for a variety of reasons, too many children are growing up without the emotional and financial support of both parents. According to the Annie E. Casey Kids Count (2011), 34% of all American...
Meredith Matone is the Deputy Director of PolicyLab at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP). Her research interests include large-scale program evaluation and health services research in the areas of child and family health. At...
Rhonda McKitten, Esq., is a highly respected juvenile justice leader, who has been at the forefront of local and statewide efforts to improve the relationship between youth and police for over a decade.  Prior to her Fellowship, Rhonda worked...
Nicole Pittman has worked exclusively on questioning the wisdom of placing children on sex offender registries since 2005, becoming a leading national expert on policy, litigation, legislation, and research in this area.  In 2011, Nicole...
Candace Putter spent her career working tirelessly for vulnerable young people.  She worked for years at St. Gabriel’s Hall, a residential placement facility for adjudicated young men.  It was during her time there that she realized...
Liza M. Rodriguez has spent her career working in Philadelphia city government, human services, nonprofit, education and Hispanic communities.   After two years as a Teach For America corps member in the Bronx, New York, Liza came to...
Dr. Heather Rouse is a Research Associate of the University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Education and has been the Research Director for the Kids Integrated Data System (KIDS) there. Trained as a clinical and school psychologist, Heather...
David Rubin is founding co-director of PolicyLab at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) and a professor of pediatrics at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. He is also a senior fellow at the...
Danielle Sered has spent her professional career working on innovative strategies to address youth violence through conflict resolution and arts education.  She has developed Common Justice with the support of the Vera Institute of Justice...