Our Team


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Christopher Carrigan

GW Associate Professor of Public Policy and Public Administration and MPA Program Director

"It is rare to find a situation where you have a community of scholars who are so accomplished all studying regulation in one place."



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George M. Gray,
Senior Scholar

George is also the Director of the Center for Risk Science and Public Health, and a Professor in the Department of Environmental and Occupational Health at GW.

Email: [email protected]

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Howard Beales,
Senior Scholar

Howard is a former Director of the Bureau of Consumer Protection at the Federal Trade Commission.

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Lissette Vaquerano,
Operations Manager

Lissette was previously a Research Associate and Meeting Coordinator with the GW Department of Health Policy & Management.

Email: [email protected]



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Zhoudan (Zoey) Xie,
Senior Policy Analyst

Zoey is a Ph.D. student in economics at GW.  Zoey also holds a master's degree in public policy from both GW and the Keio University in Japan.

Email: [email protected]

Twitter: @ZhoudanX

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Camille Chambers,
Graduate Assistant

Camille is a J.D. Candidate at the GW Law School.

Email: [email protected]


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Timberley Thompson

Timberley is a Master of Public Policy student at GW.

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Kekai Liu

Kekai is a Master of Arts in Applied Economics student at GW.

Email: [email protected]

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Dylan Desjardins

Dylan is a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science student at GW.

Email: [email protected]