Bruce Rich

Bruce Rich, Interim Director barich@uncg.edu Bruce Rich is a researcher, advocate and policy coordinator with the Center for Housing and Community Studies. A lawyer by background and the recipient of the degree of Master of Public Affairs at UNCG with a concentration in Community and Economic Development, Bruce conducts research for nonprofit organizations and local governments in the fields of...

Renée Norris

Renée Norris, Eviction Mediation Program Coordinator drnorris2@uncg.edu Renée is a graduate of the University of Maryland College Park with a degree in Urban Studies. She also holds a Juris Doctorate from the University of Baltimore and is a member of the Maryland and Pennsylvania Bar Associations. Renée served as mediator for courts in Maryland and Pennsylvania during almost ten years of solo practice....

Stefanie Ledwell

Stefanie Ledwell, Housing Navigator, Health Impact Team scrumple@uncg.edu Stefanie Ledwell, Housing Resources Navigator at CHCS, is a graduate of UNC Greensboro with a B.A. in Sociology, with a focus on Global Social Problems. She brings to her position a passion for economic and social justice, along with years of experience at nonprofits, and in social services and housing, advocating for clients...

Dr. Kenneth Gruber

Dr. Kenneth Gruber, Senior Research Scientist kjgruber@uncg.edu Dr. Kenneth Gruber is a research psychologist with over 40 years of research and program evaluation experience. His areas of specialty include data collection design and methodology, statistical analysis, program evaluation, technical writing assistance, and grant application review. His evaluation/research experience has covered a...

Jasmine Gonzalez

Jasmine Gonzalez, Business Coordinator jagonza3@uncg.edu Jasmine Gonzalez is a graduate of Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania with a B.A. in Communication Studies concentrating in Leadership and Public Advocacy and a minor in Gender Studies. She has been involved in volunteer-powered nonprofit organization with All Hands and Hearts that addresses the immediate and long-term needs of communities...

Meredith DiMattina, GISP

Meredith DiMattina, GIS Specialist m_dimatt@uncg.edu Meredith DiMattina is a Certified Geographic Information Systems Professional (GISP) serving as the GIS Specialist for the Center. She is skilled in data analytics, cartography, web design, programming, spatial problem solving, and is well-versed with a variety of GIS technologies including open-sourced integration.  In 2017 she completed a Master...

Kojo Minta

Kojo Minta, Housing and Urban Policy Research Assistant kominta@uncg.edu Kojo is a graduate of UNCG’s MPH program. He completed his undergraduate studies at UNC-Chapel Hill with an Environmental Science degree. His current role with CHCS is a research assistant, performing community assessments under the supervision of Bruce Rich. His skills include data analysis, program assessment, and evaluation....

John Kamaal Sunjata

John Kamaal Sunjata, Tenant Leadership Academy Assistant jccrowde@uncg.edu John Kamaal Sunjata received his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of North Carolina Greensboro, where he majored in Economics and double minored in Political Science and Philosophical Ethics. He’s a graduate student in Master’s of Public Affairs (MPA) at UNCG. He has a great deal of experience with grassroots organizing...

Jordan Wright

Jordan Wright, Tenant Leadership Academy Assistant j_wrigh2@uncg.edu Jordan Wright is a second year student in the Masters in Public Affairs (MPA) Program at UNCG. He has worked on the CHCS Health Impact Team and is currently a Assistant for the Tenant Leadership Academy. His research interests include community development and planning.

Dr. Haiyang Su

Dr. Haiyang Su, Survey Research & Data Analysis h_su2@uncg.edu Dr. Haiyang Su is an Evaluation Specialist within the Center. He recently earned his doctorate in Educational Psychology from the University at Albany-SUNY. He also holds a master’s degree in Educational Assessment, Evaluation, and Research from Hunan University. While a doctoral student at University at Albany he earned valuable...