Meet Our Program Team

Erin Fraher, PhD, MPP
Program Director

Dr. Erin Fraher has worked as a policy analyst and health workforce researcher in the United States,… Read more »

Katie Gaul, MA
Research Associate

Katie¬†Gaul is the Deputy Director of the Health Workforce Technical Assistance Center (HWTAC). She i… Read more »

Julie Spero, MSPH
Research Associate

Ms. Spero is a Research Associate with the Program on Health Workforce Research and Policy at the Ce… Read more »

Erica Richman, PhD, MSW
Research Analyst

Erica Richman (Carroll) PhD, MSW, is a Research Analyst at the Program on Health Workforce Research… Read more »

Thomas C. Ricketts, PhD, MPH
Deputy Director

THOMAS C. RICKETTS, III, Ph.D., M.P.H., is Professor of Health Policy and Management and Social Medi… Read more »

Tom Bacon, DrPH
Senior Research Fellow

Tom Bacon, DrPH, is chair of the Board of the North Carolina Institute of Medicine.¬† For the past se… Read more »

Sue Isley
Business Services Coordinator

Sue Isley is a part-time Business Services Coordinator with the Program on Health Workforce Research… Read more »

Evan Galloway, MPS
Data Visualization Analyst

Mr. Galloway is a Research Associate with the Program on Health Workforce Research and Policy at the… Read more »

Emily Tierney
Graduate Research Assistant

Emily Tierney is a Graduate Research Assistant with the Program for Health Workforce Research and Po… Read more »

Soobin Seong
Graduate Research Assistant

Soobin is a Graduate Research Assistant with the Program for Health Workforce Research and Policy at… Read more »

Effie Wei
Graduate Research Assistant

Effie Wei is a Graduate Research Assistant with the Program for Health Workforce Research and Policy… Read more »