Our Team

Office of the Director

Betty Overton-Adkins, Ph.D. – Director
John Burkhardt, Ph.D. – Founding Director

Administrative Support, Finance Management and Communications Assistant

Ilana Israel

Graduate Student Research Assistants

Esmeralda Hernandez

Kamaria Porter

Timothy Carroll

Jeremiah Thompson

Chengchen Zhu

Richard Nunn (Bio Coming Soon)

Jeff Grim (Bio Coming Soon)

Undergraduate Student Research Assistants

Briana Akani

Volunteer and UROP Students

Ashley Smith

Oshri Olsberg

Hunter Zhao

Legendary Musicians

List of all of the individuals we have been privileged to have on our team throughout the years

Join the Forum Team!

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