N.C.-rACE – Rural Academic Center for Excellence in Youth Violence Prevention:
- Director: Paul Smokowski, Ph.D.
Assistant Director for Administration: Kelly Smith (IPRC)
Administrative Assistant: Cindy Porter
Implementation and Evaluation Core:
- Implementation Unit:
- Paul Smokowski, Ph.D.
- Martica Bacallao, Ph.D.
- Program Implementation Staff
- Evaluation Unit:
- Dean Duncan, Ph.D.
- Shenyang Guo, Ph.D.
- Data Analysts
- Director of Training: Deborah Barrett, Ph.D.
- Associate Director for Community Training, FCRP: Gary Nelson, DSW
- IPRC PREVENT Program Director: Karen Moore, MPH
- Doctoral students
UNC-CH Injury Prevention Research Center:
- Director: Steve Marshall
- Assistant Director for Administration: Kelly Smith
UNC-CH School of Social Work:
Academic Advisory Committee:
Patrick Akos, Ed.D (SOE); Lynn Blanchard, Ph.D.(SPH); Susan Ennett, Ph.D.(SPH); Vangie Foshee, Ph.D (SPH); Mark Fraser, Ph.D (SSW); Matthew Howard, Ph.D.(SSW); Steve Marson, Ph.D. (UNC-Pembroke); Scott Proescholdbell, MPH (NC Div. of Public Health); Carol Runyan, Ph.D. (SPH); Mark Testa, Ph.D.(SSW)
Community Violence Prevention Board:
Robeson County (RC) Health Department, Center for Community Action, Public Schools of RC, Lumberton Police Department, RC District Court, Southeastern Family Violence Center, Healing Lodge, RC Partnership for Children, RC NAACP, RC Juvenile Crime Prevention Council, Communities in Schools, RC Guardian Ad Litem, Lumbee Tribe