Professional Experience

  • Consultant, The Urban Institute, 2015
  • Fellow, The George Gund Foundation, 2005-2007
  • Fellow, The Center for Effective Philanthropy, 2004
  • Research Assistant, The Urban Institute, 2002-2003
  • Consultant, Deloitte & Touche, 2000-2002


  • Fulbright Scholar Grant, Palestinian Territories (declined due to COVID-19)
  • Council on Foreign Relations International Affairs Fellowship
  • Indiana University Trustees Teaching Award (2019)
  • RGK-ARNOVA President’s Award (2018)
  • Gabriel G. Rudney Memorial Award for Outstanding Dissertation in Nonprofit and Voluntary Action Research (2014)
  • Maxwell School at Syracuse University E-PARCC Teaching Case and Simulation Competition, 3rd Place (in collaboration with Khaldoun AbouAssi) (2004)
  • Mount Holyoke College Athletics Hall of Fame