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  • Brett Theodos

    Brett Theodos, Senior Fellow, Metropolitan Housing and Communities Policy Center

    Brett Theodos specializes in program evaluation and performance measurement of interventions supporting vulnerable communities and families, focusing on economic and community development, neighborhood change, affordable housing, financial services, and youth support programs.

    Lindsey Buss

    Lindsey Buss, Senior Officer for Community Outreach, World Bank Group

    The founding partner of Measure4Change, Lindsey Buss leads the World Bank Group’s philanthropic, volunteer, and other community efforts. Annually, the World Bank Group and its staff contribute more than $5.8 million to the Washington, DC, region alone. Before joining the World Bank Group, Buss was president and chief executive officer of Martha’s Table, a DC nonprofit that helps families and individuals succeed with early education, after-school, nutrition, clothing, and other healthy living support programs.

    Mary K. Winkler

    Mary K. Winkler, Senior Research Associate, Center on Nonprofits and Philanthropy

    Mary Winkler leads Urban’s cross-center initiative on Performance Measurement and Management and has more than 20 years of experience providing strategic planning and assistance in developing performance measurement systems for government agencies and nonprofit programs.

    Peter Tatian

    Peter Tatian, Senior Fellow and Project Director of NeighborhoodInfo DC, Metropolitan Housing and Communities Policy Center

    Peter A. Tatian is a senior fellow at the Urban Institute and research director for Urban–Greater DC. He advises nonprofits on performance management and evaluation and heads Urban’s work providing technical assistance on data collection and use to grantees of the US Department of Education’s Promise Neighborhoods initiative.

    Sara McTarnaghan

    Sara McTarnaghan, Senior Research Associate, Metropolitan Housing and Communities Policy Center

    Sara McTarnaghan’s research focuses on community development initiatives, affordable housing policy, and nonprofit capacity building.

    Jorge González-Hermoso

    Jorge González-Hermoso, Research Associate, Metropolitan Housing and Communities Policy Center at the Urban Institute.

    Jorge’s research focuses on economic and community development. He studies initiatives and policies to support small businesses and commercial corridors.

    Ananya Hariharan

    Ananya Hariharan, Research Analyst, Metropolitan Housing and Communities Policy Center

    Ananya Hariharan is a research assistant in the Metropolitan Housing and Communities Policy Center. Her research focuses on land use, community and economic development, and demographic and socioeconomic change.

    Tanay Nunna

    Tanay Nunna, Research Assistant, Metropolitan Housing and Communities Policy Center

    Tanay's research interests lie in health and housing, land use and urban planning, and affordable housing development and preservation.

    Research Areas Wealth and financial well-being Nonprofits and philanthropy
    Policy Centers Metropolitan Housing and Communities Policy Center