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Research Team

Amy Mitchell, Director, Journalism Research
Katerina Eva Matsa, Associate Director, Journalism Research
Galen Stocking, Senior Computational Social Scientist
Mike Barthel, Senior Researcher
Mark Jurkowitz, Senior Writer
Jeffrey Gottfried, Senior Researcher
Maya Khuzam, Research Assistant
Kirsten Worden, Research Assistant
Naomi Forman-Katz, Research Assistant
Jacob Liedke, Research Assistant
Claudia Deane, Vice President, Research
Ricki Wood, Content analysis coder
Dana Popky, Content analysis coder
Zoe Shadan, Content analysis coder
Andrea Tillotson, Content analysis coder

Editorial and Graphic Design

David Kent, Senior Copy Editor
Andrea Caumont, Digital Engagement Manager
Margaret Porteus, Information Graphics Designer

Communications and Web Publishing

Rachel Weisel, Senior Communications Manager
Hannah Klein, Communications Manager
Andrew Grant, Communications Associate
Sara Atske, Associate Digital Producer
Travis Mitchell, Digital Producer