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CIDR is staffed by nearly 60 knowledgeable and skilled individuals committed to a single purpose of producing the highest quality data. We are organized into 6 functional units: the laboratory, bioinformatics and IT, project management, technology evaluation, statistical genetics, and administration. Our staff is made up of talented and dedicated people who uphold the best standards to ensure excellent quality of work. Half of our staff hold Master’s degrees or higher; 95% of our staff have Bachelor’s degrees.
Kim Doheny, Ph.D., Lead Co-Principal Investigator & Director
David Valle, M.D., Co-Principal Investigator
Alan Scott, Ph.D., Co-Principal Investigator
Elizabeth Pugh, Ph.D., Co-Investigator
Hua Ling, Ph.D., Co-Investigator
Chris Gocke, M.D., Co-Investigator
Jane Romm, M.S., Director of Laboratory
Michelle Mawhinney, M.S., Assistant Director of Laboratory
Lee Watkins, Jr., M.A., Director of Bioinformatics & IT
Janet Goldstein, B.A., Assistant Director of Bioinformatics
Kim Kutchins, M.B.A., Administrator
Marie Hurley, B.S., Manager
Chrissie Ongaco, B.S., Manager
Alysen Robinson, M.S., Manager
Lindsay Aker, B.S., Team Coordinator
Jessica Coppersmith, M.S., Team Coordinator
Nina DiFabion, B.S., Team Coordinator
Sarah Allen, B.S.
Lisa Fleet, M.S.
Jessica Gearhart, B.S.
Elizabeth Golden, B.S.
Jocelyn Grenier, M.S.
Tanner Grudda, B.S.
Ashley Hills, B.S.
Kristin Johnson, M.S.
Michelle Kokosinski, B.S.
Ewa Kwasnik, M.S.
Monica Pruitt, B.S.
Laura Smith, B.S.
Noah Smith, B.S.
Christian Yovo, B.S.
Bioinformatics and IT
Elvin Hsu, B.S., IT Systems & Support Manager
Sean Griffith, M.S., Informatics Software Project Manager
Kevin Duerr, B.S.
Earl Elias, B.S.
Filipp Kistenev, M.S.
Greg Lowe, B.S.
Ben Myers, B.S.
Alice Sanchez, M.S.E.
Dean Snyder, B.A.
Sunny Sun, M.S.
Brad Tibbils, B.S.Kayla Topper, B.S.
Marcia Adams, M.S., Senior Project Manager
Roxann Ashworth, M.H.S.
Ivy McMullen, M.F.S.
Tameka Shelford, M.A.
Jie Zhang, M.S.
Kurt Hetrick, M.S., Sr. Software Engineer
Vito Caropreso, B.S.
Brian Craig, M.S.
Beth Marosy, M.S.
David Mohr, B.A.
Dane Witmer, Ph.D.
Peng Zhang, Ph.D.
Finance and Administration
Lisa Jarvis, B.A.