Research Team

The Research Department manages all research projects for 3C Institute from conception to implementation to publication. This team integrates expertise from a wide array of fields relevant to 3C Institute’s research and development, including child development, clinical psychology, special education, public health, and multivariate statistics. The skills and talents of this team ensure that 3C Institute’s research meets the highest quality standards using the most up-to-date and validated scientific interventions and tools and adheres to ethical standards for research with human subjects.


Emily Brown, MA

Research Associate II

Deb Childress, PhD

Senior Research Associate

Meghan Scrimgeour, PhD

Research Associate II

Mary Yannayon, MA

Research Associate II

Research Assistants

Kelly Kocher, Research Assistant II
Kayla Moore, Research Assistant I
Kelly Price, Research Assistant II
Camille Romac-Gullo, Research Assistant I
Mary Whatley, Research Assistant I
Caitlin Wood, Research Assistant II