Leadership Team

The UEC is led by scholars with expertise in issues of urban dispossession and displacement, including quality affordable housing, immigrants rights, and small business displacement.

Willow S. Lung-Amam, Ph.D.
Willow S. Lung-Amam, Ph.D.Director
Devon C. Payne-Sturges, DrPH, MPH, MEngr
Devon C. Payne-Sturges, DrPH, MPH, MEngrDirector of Policy & Research
Nancy Raquel Mirabal, Ph.D.
Nancy Raquel Mirabal, Ph.D.Director of Community Partnerships and Impact

Staff

Julia Marchetti, MCP, MA
Julia Marchetti, MCP, MAProject Manager

Graduate Fellows

The UEC graduate fellows include an interdisciplinary team of Ph.D. students at the University of Maryland who support the collaborative’s administration, programming, and research.

Brittney Drakeford
Brittney Drakeford
Eric Burnstein
Eric Burnstein
Jacqueline Partida
Jacqueline Partida
Wesley Wiggins
Wesley Wiggins