Deborah Gorman-Smith, Ph.D.
Professor and Deputy Dean for Research, School of Social Service Administration, University of Chicago
Principal Investigator and Director of the Chicago Center for Youth Violence Prevention

Denise Gottfredson, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Criminal Justice and Criminology
University of Maryland

Jonathan Crane, Ph.D.
Senior Fellow, Progressive Policy Institute
Former Senior Domestic Policy Advisor to Vice President Albert Gore

Lynn Karoly, Ph.D.
Senior Economist
Director, Office of Research Quality Assurance
RAND Corporation

Dan Levy, Ph.D.
Senior Lecturer in Public Policy, and Faculty Chair of the SLATE (Strengthening Learning and Teaching Excellence) Initiative
Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University

Ron Haskins, Ph.D.
Senior Fellow, Brookings Institution
Former Senior Advisor for Welfare Policy to President George W. Bush
Former Majority Staff Director, Subcommittee on Human Resources, Committee on Ways and Means, U.S. House of Representatives

Larry Orr, Ph.D.
Associate, Institute for Health and Social Policy, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University

Sean Reardon, Ed.D.
Associate Professor, Education and (by courtesy) Sociology
Director, Interdisciplinary Doctoral Training Program in Quantitative Education Policy Analysis
Stanford University

Howard Rolston, Ph.D.
Principal Associate, Abt Associates
Former Director of Planning, Research, and Evaluation, Administration for Children and Families,
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)