Get to Know Us

2020–2021 MPSI Team

MPSI Faculty

Wendy Reinke, Ph.D.
MPSI Co-Director

Home Miz­zou School: Psy­chol­o­gy

Email: reinkew@missouri.edu

Phone: 573–882-7890

16 Hill Hall, Colum­bia MO

Keith Herman, Ph.D.
MPSI Co-Director

Home Miz­zou School: Edu­ca­tion, School & Coun­sel­ing Psychology

Email: hermanke@missouri.edu

Phone: 573–884-2419

16 Hill Hall, Colum­bia MO

Aaron Thompson, Ph.D.
Associate Director

Home Miz­zou School: Social Work

Email: thompsonaa@missouri.edu

Phone: 573–882-0124

717 Clark Hall, Colum­bia MO

Wes Bonifay, Ph.D
Director of Measurement

Home Miz­zou School: Edu­ca­tion, School & Coun­sel­ing Psychology

Email: bonifayw@missouri.edu

Phone: 573–882-7215

16 Hill Hall, Colum­bia MO

Kelli Canada, Ph.D LCSW
Faculty Affiliate

Home Miz­zou School: Social Work

Email: canadake@missouri.edu

Phone: 573–882-3765

706 Clark Hall, Colum­bia MO

Kristen Hawley, Ph.D.
Faculty Affiliate

Home Miz­zou School: Psy­chol­o­gy

Email: hawleyk@missouri.edu

Phone: 573–882-5859

204c McAlester Hall, Colum­bia MO

Shannon Holmes, Ph.D.
Faculty Affiliate

Home Miz­zou School: Edu­ca­tion, School & Coun­sel­ing Psychology

Email: holmessr@missouri.edu

Phone: 573–884-2435

5A Hill Hall, Colum­bia MO

Francis Huang, Ph.D.
Methodology Co-Director

Home Miz­zou School: Edu­ca­tion, School & Coun­sel­ing Psychology

Email: huangf@missouri.edu

Phone: 573–882-8689

16 Hill Hall, Colum­bia MO

Antoinette M. Landor Ph.D
CBIRP Assoicate Director

Home Miz­zou School: Human Devel­op­ment and Fam­i­ly Services

Email: landora@missouri.edu

Phone: 573–882-4888

411 Gen­try Hall, Colum­bia MO

Sarah Owens, Ph.D
Faculty Affiliate

Home Miz­zou School: Edu­ca­tion, School & Coun­sel­ing Psychology

Email: owensSar@missouri.edu

Phone: 573–884-4584

3 Hill Hall, Colum­bia MO

Clark Peters, Ph.D.
Director of Prevention Policy Branch

Home Miz­zou School: Social Work

Email: peterscm@missouri.edu

Phone: 573–884-1411

719 Clark Hall, Colum­bia MO

Virginia Ramseyer Winter, Ph.D
Director of Center for Body Image Research and Policy

Home Miz­zou School: Social Work

Email: ramseyerwinterv@missouri.edu

Phone: 573–884-8077

705 Clark Hall, Colum­bia MO

James Sebastian, Ph.D.
Faculty Affiliate

Home Miz­zou School: Edu­ca­tion, Lead­er­ship and Pol­i­cy Analysis

Email: sebastianji@missouri.edu

Phone: 573–884-6346

202 Hill Hall, Colum­bia MO

Christopher Slaten, Ph.D.
Faculty Affiliate

Home Miz­zou School: Edu­ca­tion, School & Coun­sel­ing Psychology

Email: slatenc@missouri.edu

Phone: 573–882-9873

16A Hill Hall, Colum­bia MO

Melissa Stormont, Ph.D.
Faculty Affiliate

Home Miz­zou School: Spe­cial Education

Email: stormontM@missouri.edu

Phone: 573–882-7383

303 Townsend Hall, Colum­bia MO

Lou Ann Tanner-Jones, Ph.D.
Faculty Affiliate

Home Miz­zou School: Edu­ca­tion, School & Coun­sel­ing Psychology

Email: tannerjonesl@missouri.edu

Phone: 573–303-0460

205 Lon­don Hall, Colum­bia MO

Wolfgang Wiedermann Ph. D.
Methodology Co-Director

Home Miz­zou School: Edu­ca­tion, School & Coun­sel­ing Psychology

Email: wiedermannw@missouri.edu

Phone: 573–882-7732

13B Hill Hall, Colum­bia MO

MPSI Staff

David Aguayo, Ph.D.
Senior Research Associate

Email: aguayod@missouri.edu

218 Hill Hall, Colum­bia MO

Julia Burke
SCSL & DiSCO Principal Training Coach

Email: j.burke@missouri.edu

218 Hill Hall, Colum­bia MO

Justin Harris
DiSCO Project Coordinator

Email: j.m.harris@mail.missouri.edu 

218 Hill Hall, Colum­bia MO

Judy Healy-Mendez, M.A.
Research Funding Director

Email: healymendezj@missouri.edu

218 Hill Hall, Colum­bia MO

Michelle Johnson Steen
MPSI Business Manager

Email: mljohnston@missouri.edu

218 Hill Hall, Colum­bia MO

Carole Kelley
START Principal Training Coach

Email: kelleyca@missouri.edu

218 Hill Hall, Colum­bia MO

Crystal Lewis, MPP
Director of Data Strategy

Email:  hamptonCG@missouri.edu 

218 Hill Hall, Colum­bia MO

Sherry Martin Ed.D.
START Principal Training Coach

Email: labyers@missouri.edu

218 Hill Hall, Colum­bia MO

Marcus Petree B.S. Ed
Senior Research Manager

Email: petreem@missouri.edu

218 Hill Hall, Colum­bia MO

Tyler Smith Ph.D.
Senior Research Associate

Email: smithtyle@missouri.edu

Phone: 573–882-7890

16 Hall, Colum­bia MO

Jack Suarez
CCU Project Coordinator

Email: jhstdp@mail.missouri.edu 

218 Hill Hall, Colum­bia MO

Dennis Walker
SCSL Principle Training Coach

Email: walkerdj@missouri.edu

218 Hill Hall, Colum­bia MO

Ting Xu M.A.
Data Manager

Email: txcpx@missouri.edu 

218 Hill Hall, Colum­bia MO

Post-Doctural Fellows

Christa Copeland Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow

Email:cbhgg6@missouri.edu

218 Hill Hall, Colum­bia MO

Chynna McCall, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow

Email: mccallc@missouri.edu

218 Hill Hall, Colum­bia MO

Sonja Winter Ph.D.
Postdoctural Fellow

Home Miz­zou School:MO Pre­ven­tion Sci­ence Inst

Email: sdwinter@missouri.edu

 

Bixi Zhang Ph.D.
Postdoctural Fellow

Home Miz­zou School:MO Pre­ven­tion Sci­ence Inst

Email: bixizhang@missouri.edu

Graduate Assistants

Destinee Boddie
Graduate Research Assistant

Home Miz­zou School: Edu­ca­tion, School & Coun­sel­ing Psychology

Email: dab5t8@missouri.edu

 

Carolyn Conway
Graduate Research Assistant

Home Miz­zou School: Edu­ca­tion, School & Coun­sel­ing Psychology

Email: cec5kc@missouri.edu

218 Hill Hall, Colum­bia MO

Audrey Glenn
Graduate Research Assistant

Home Miz­zou School: Edu­ca­tion, School & Coun­sel­ing Psychology

Email: alg9nq@missouri.edu

218 Hill Hall, Colum­bia MO

Amanda Hood
Senior Graduate Research Assistant

Home Miz­zou School: Social Work

Email: amanda.j.hood@mail.missouri.edu

218 Hill Hall, Colum­bia MO

Mingming Huang
Graduate Research Assistant

Home Miz­zou School: Edu­ca­tion, School & Coun­sel­ing Psychology

Email: mhpm8@missouri.edu

 

Emily Johns
Graduate Research Assistant

Home Miz­zou School: Edu­ca­tion, School & Coun­sel­ing Psychology

Email: eljwww@mail.missouri.edu

Anna Kim
Senior Graduate Research Assistant

Home Miz­zou School: Social Work

Email: amkcd3@mail.missouri.edu

 

Chun-An (Annie) Liu
Graduate Research Assistant

Home Miz­zou School: Edu­ca­tion, School & Coun­sel­ing Psychology

Email: clg53@missouri.edu

 

Pravash Raut
Graduate Research Assistant

Home Miz­zou School: Edu­ca­tion, School & Coun­sel­ing Psychology

Email: pravashraut@mail.missouri.edu

Sindhu Venkat
Graduate Research Assistant

Home Miz­zou School: Edu­ca­tion, School & Coun­sel­ing Psychology

Email: sv5xp@missouri.edu

 

Hoi Ting (Cheryl) Wan
Graduate Research Assistant

Home Miz­zou School: Edu­ca­tion, School & Coun­sel­ing Psychology

Email: hwan@mail.missouri.edu

Tanya Weigand
Graduate Research Assistant

Home Miz­zou School: Edu­ca­tion, School & Coun­sel­ing Psychology

Email: tww79b@mail.missouri.edu

 

Wenxi Yang
Senior Graduate Research Assistant

Home Miz­zou School: Edu­ca­tion, School & Coun­sel­ing Psychology

Email: wenxi.yang@mail.missouri.edu