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ACT for Youth

ACT for Youth Staff Directory

Under the direction of Jane L. Powers, ACT for Youth is a partnership among Cornell University Bronfenbrenner Center for Translational Research, Cornell University Cooperative Extension of New York City, and the University of Rochester Medical Center Department of Pediatrics. The Training and Technical Assistance team is led by Heather Wynkoop Beach, and the Evaluation Team is led by Amanda Purington. For more information, visit About ACT for Youth.
Paula Aiken
Program/Extension Aide
Bronfenbrenner Center for Translational Research
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY
(607) 255-7736
psa2@cornell.edu
Victoria Baum, MPH, MSW
Evaluation Assistant
Bronfenbrenner Center for Translational Research
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY
(607) 254-4693
vb292@cornell.edu
Heather Wynkoop Beach, MS
Director of Training and Technical Assistance
Bronfenbrenner Center for Translational Research
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY
(607) 255-7456
haw48@cornell.edu
Jackie Davis-Manigaulte, EdD
Senior Extension Associate
Program Leader for Family and Youth Development
Cornell University Cooperative Extension - New York City
New York, NY
(212) 340-2945
jad23@cornell.edu
Bio
Marisol De Leon, BS
Trainer
Bronfenbrenner Center for Translational Research
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY
(917) 941-9776
md696@cornell.edu
Jutta Dotterweich, MA (retired)

Bronfenbrenner Center for Translational Research
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY
jd81@cornell.edu
Bio
Richard E. Kreipe, MD, FAAP, FSAHM, FAED
Professor Emeritus
Division of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics
Golisano Children's Hospital, University of Rochester Medical Center
Rochester, NY
richard_kreipe@urmc.rochester.edu
Bio
Michele Luc, MSW
Trainer
Cornell University Cooperative Extension - New York City
New York, NY
(212) 340-2970
ML782@cornell.edu
Brian Maley, BS
Evaluation Assistant
Bronfenbrenner Center for Translational Research
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY
(607) 255-4925
bam292@cornell.edu
Mary Maley, MS
Director of Research Synthesis and Translation
Bronfenbrenner Center for Translational Research
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY
(607) 254-7460
mm153@cornell.edu
Jennifer True Parise, MA
Evaluation Assistant
Bronfenbrenner Center for Translational Research
Cornell University
Arlington, VA
jtp75@cornell.edu
Jane L. Powers, PhD
Director, ACT for Youth Center for Community Action
Bronfenbrenner Center for Translational Research
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY
(607) 255-3993
jlp5@cornell.edu
Bio
Amanda Purington, MPS
Director of Evaluation and Research
Bronfenbrenner Center for Translational Research
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY
(607) 255-1861
ald17@cornell.edu
Karen Schantz, BA
Clearinghouse Director
Bronfenbrenner Center for Translational Research
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY
(607) 254-6509
ks548@cornell.edu
Taylor B. Starr, DO, MPH
Assistant Professor in Pediatrics
Division of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics
Golisano Children's Hospital, University of Rochester Medical Center
Rochester, NY
(585) 275-1527
taylor_starr@urmc.rochester.edu
Bio