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Research Leadership

Christa Lese Martin, PhD, FACMG

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ADMI Director and Professor

Brenda Finucane, MS, LGC

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ADMI Associate Director and Professor

Thomas Challman, MD, FAAP

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ADMI Medical Director and Neurodevelopmental Pediatrician


Tristan Nelson, BA

Technical Analyst

Matt Oetjens, PhD

Research Scientist

Hermela Shimelis, PhD

Staff Scientist


Megan Epler, BA

ADMI Program Manager

Yvonne Knight, BS, MSBA

Senior Research Business Manager

Cherise Yablonsky, BBA

Clinical Research Operations Manager, Precision Health Center

Research Staff

Donielle Beiler, BS

Research Assistant

Brooke Bullek, BSE

Research Programmer/Data Analyst

Katherine Dent, BS

Research Assistant

Janice Farnsworth, BS

Research Phlebotomist

Francesca Goldsack, BA

Research Assistant

Samantha Hoffman, BA

Research Assistant

Karahlyn Troutman, BS

Research Assistant

Anh Huynh, BS

Research Assistant

Lauren Kasparson, MA

Project Manager

Chris Lehman, MS

Research Assistant

Stephen Martin, BSc

Research Coordinator

Stephanie Ranck, MHSA

Project Manager III

Kaitlyn Singer, MS

Research Coordinator for Simons VIP Connect

Erin Smith, BS

Research Assistant

Simone Smith, MS

Research Coordinator

Kelly Toner, MA

Genomic Medicine Assistant

Colt Young, BS

Research Assistant

Postdoctoral Fellows and PhD Students

Patrick Heck, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow

Antoinette Sabatino DiCriscio, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow


Administrative Support Staff

Marie Keller

Tracie Lesher

Gwynne Long

Jacquie McCormick

Stephanie Zettlemoyer

Kathy Ziants