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Office of Social Justice Staff

 Jeff Abel

Jeffrey Abel

Director of the Office of Social Justice

Hometown: Ellicott City, MD
: P.M.C.- Global Poverty Economics, MIT;  M.Ed.- Education & Human Services, Lehigh University;  B.A.- Sociology & Anthropology, Lehigh University
Interests: Urban & Rural Poverty, Social Justice Education, Sociology of Education, Sociology of Children & Families


Eddy Caiza

Hometown: Washington, DC
Major: Accounting & Sociology
Interests: Community Development, Homelessness


Kelvin Ventura

Hometown: Washington, DC
Major: International Studies & French
Interests: International Development


Kaitlin Cotreau

Hometown: Lunenburg, MA
: Human Services- Gerontology
Interests: Senior Care Outreach, Global Solidarity

Megan Clester

Megan Clester

Hometown: Frederick, MD
Major: Psychology
Interests: Hunger & Homelessness, Community Development

 Patrick Flaherty

Patrick Flaherty

Hometown: Bowie, MD
Major: Political Science
Interests: Immigration Reform

Claire McGrath

Claire McGrath

Hometown: Laurel, MD
Major: Biology
Interests: Inclusion & Special Needs Communities


Darcy O'Hara

Hometown: Rydal, PA
Major: Accounting
Interests: Special Needs Communities, Inclusion


Paul Thorley

Hometown: Bethlehem, PA
Major: Chemistry
Interests: Community Development, Affordable Housing


Lydia Olsen

Hometown: Annapolis, MD
Major: Psychology
Interests: Community Development, Family Services

Brian Houdek

Brian Houdek

Hometown: Quakertown, PA
Major: Theology & History
Interests: Faith-based service & justice

Picture of Maureen Howard

Maureen Howard

Hometown:  Mt. Laurel, NJ
Major: Elementary Education
Interests: Child and Family Services

Meghan Sprankle

Meghan Sprankle

Hometown: Glen Burnie, MD
Major: Theology (emphasis in Youth Ministry & Religious Education)
Interests: Social Justice Education, Children& Family Services


Camille Sanchez

Hometown:  East Hanover, NJ
Major: Math & Spanish
Interests: Services for Women & Children, Fair Trade

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