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Chang

Heidi Chang serves as a Research Analyst for the Healthcare and Research Universities & Institutions Practices. In this position, Heidi provides research and analytical support for federal grant opportunities on a range of topics: basic, translational, and clinical life science research; public health initiatives; engineering. She also works on health policy analysis at the firm. Prior to joining McAllister & …

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Lauer

Kellianne supports the Research Universities & Institutions Practice at McAllister & Quinn to strategically address the research development needs of client organizations, enabling growth in their research enterprise. Drawing on experience working directly with multi-disciplinary teams to pursue complex funding opportunities, Kellianne supports and creates services to identify funding opportunities, strengthen relationships with sponsors, build capacity in strategic planning, and …

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Constance

Samantha Constance is a Director of Grants and Federal Affairs in the Higher Education Practice at McAllister & Quinn. In this role, Sam works strategically with clients to identify and submit competitive applications for federal and foundation grant funding for a wide range of projects including student scholarships, faculty-led research, and recruitment and retention initiatives. Sam works collaboratively with clients …

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Akanbi

Dr. Akanbi’s primary responsibility is to provide strategic grants consulting services to clients within McAllister & Quinn’s Research Universities & Institutions Practice, in which he strategically addresses the needs of client organizations with high research activity. Dr. Akanbi also provides technical and strategic advice to clients in the engineering and technology, healthcare and life sciences, advanced technology and defense-related industries …

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Anene

Sabrina Anene serves as a Research Analyst within McAllister & Quinn’s Higher Education Practice. In this role, Sabrina supports managing directors and clients by conducting research and analysis on funding opportunities that are well-aligned with clients’ strengths and interests. Sabrina also monitors federal funding trends, assists in creating internal and client-facing deliverables, and tracks client grant successes. Additionally, Sabrina supports the planning and …

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Kartoz

Claire Kartoz serves as Grant Network Manager, maintaining McAllister & Quinn’s network of over 250 grant consultants. She oversees recruitment, engagement, and professional development effort and is responsible for coordinating proposal development teams to support submission of competitive grant proposals. Claire primarily supports projects in the Higher Education, Healthcare, Nonprofit, and Research Universities & Institutions practices Prior to joining McAllister …

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Chacko

Jessica serves as a Research Analyst for McAllister & Quinn’s Higher Education Practice. In this role she carries out projects to support the practice’s directors and vice presidents; this includes conducting analysis of federal grant programs and client projects. Additionally, Jessica assists McAllister & Quinn’s business development initiatives through client data compilation and newsletter and webinar support. Prior to joining McAllister & Quinn …

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Burns

Kendrick serves as Legislative Assistant at McAllister & Quinn, where he provides research and analytical support to the firm’s healthcare, higher education institutions, associations, and public and private corporation clients. Kendrick conducts substantive issue research and analysis on legislative and policy matters and assists in business development. He also works with clients to identify and strategically pursue funding opportunities at …

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Ascunce

Annie Ascunce serves as a Research Analyst for the firm’s Higher Education Practice. In this role, Annie provides research and analytical support to the firm’s higher education clients. She works with managing directors and clients to strategically identify suitable federal and foundation opportunities for clients to pursue. Prior to joining McAllister & Quinn, Annie spent time as a Joint and Strategic …

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Winslow

Kyle T. Winslow joins McAllister & Quinn as a Managing Director with nearly a decade of experience in federal research and development programs and public policy, focusing in particular on energy issues. Prior to rejoining McAllister & Quinn, Kyle was appointed by DC Mayor Muriel Bowser to serve in the Mayor’s Office of Policy and Legislative Affairs as the lead …

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