Meet the staff

Meet our staff

For over 75 years, FAS has fostered the voices of world-class experts and early-career researchers alike from a variety of scientific, academic, and professional backgrounds.

meet our Staff
Manager, Community & Fellowships
Brittany Moore
Fellowships & Internships,
Workforce Development
Brittni Echols joins FAS after having worked a year with the USDA Agricultural Marketing Services in the Local and Regional Foods Division.
Staff Fellow
Brittni Echols
Staff Fellow
Candace Young
Science Policy Program Associate
Cate Young
Health Regulatory Specialist
Cheri Banks
health policy,
rare diseases,
health education
Senior Fellow, Nonproliferation Law and Policy
Christopher Bidwell
law and wmds,
chemical and biological weapons,
iran’s nuclear program
Staff Fellow
Christopher J. Gillespie
Science and Democracy,
Biotechnology and Society,
Innovation & Economic Competitiveness,
Climate Resilience,
Sustainable Agriculture,
Ecosystems Governance
Adjunct Fellow
Colleen Chien
Senior Fellow
Cristin Dorgelo
Government Capacity
Policy Implementation
Open Innovation
Cristina Jopling has worked both abroad and domestically in sustainable agriculture, grant writing, and food value chain coordination.
Staff Fellow
Cristina Jopling
Senior Associate, Technology & Innovation
Cristina Velasquez
Cynthia Caul is a Regional Outreach Coordinator Impact Fellow.
Staff Fellow
Cynthia Caul