Ken McLeroy

Ken McLeroy, Ph.D.
Principal Investigator

Dr. McLeroy is a tenured Professor in the Department of Health Promotion and Community Health Sciences at the School of Public Health at Texas A&M University. Dr. McLeroy’s previous work in adolescent pregnancy prevention includes six projects across the nation. Other substantive areas of research, interests, and publications include program evaluation, community interventions, community capacity, and the application of social ecology to health promotion interventions.

Kelly Wilson, Ph.D.
Co-Principal Investigator

Dr. Wilson is an Associate Professor in the Department of Health and Kinesiology at Texas A&M University. Dr. Wilson has considerable experience managing school and community-based research and practice related projects including 1) serving as evaluator or co-evaluator on teen pregnancy prevention projects; 2) developing professional development for teachers and sexuality educators; 3) developing curricula for dating violence prevention efforts and 4) directing local efforts to a federally funded evaluation of teen pregnancy prevention evidence-based programs.

Jennifer Farmer, M.S.
Project Director

Whitney Garney, Ph.D.
Evaluation Director

Angie Alaniz, B.A.
Technical Assistance Director

Catherine Catanach, B.A.
Communication Coordinator

Kristen Garcia, M.P.H.
Evaluation Manager