Team

McAllister & Quinn’s professionals have extensive experience with the legislative, regulatory and political processes that intersect in Washington, DC. We possess a unique combination of government relations, grants and business development experience that enables us to develop and execute on winning strategies for our clients.

Deji Akanbi, Ph.D., P.E.
Managing Director
Sabrina Anene
Research Analyst
Annie Ascunce
Research Analyst
Kendrick Burns
Director of Federal Affairs
Jessica Chacko
Research Analyst
Jill Colgan
Vice President of Communications
Maeve Connolly
Vice President
Emily Cunningham
Director of Grants and Federal Affairs
Melissa A. Dupree, Ph.D.
Managing Director
Susan Faulkner, Ed.D.
Executive Director of the Office of Grants Services
Chris Fish
Vice President
Tori Foster
Director of Grants and Federal Affairs
Jessica C. Gerrity, Ph.D.
Vice President
Michelle Goldberg
Business Development Manager
Melissa Unemori Hampe
Project Manager
Alexandra (AJ) Jensen
Managing Director of Grants and Federal Affairs
Marianne Jordan
Managing Director of Grants Services
Claire Kartoz
Grants Network Manager
William M. Kay
Managing Director of Grants & Federal Affairs
Annie Kurowski
Managing Director of Grants and Federal Affairs
Kellianne Lauer
Director, Research Universities and Institutions Practice
Joo Young Lee
Managing Director
John McAllister
Managing Partner
Kathryn McGirk
Director of Grants and Federal Affairs
Casey Newell
Research Analyst
Alexis Pangborn
Managing Director of Grants and Federal Affairs
Jake Parduhn
Director of Federal Affairs
Amanda Parsons
Managing Director of Grants and Federal Affairs
Bryanna Patinka
Research Analyst
Julie Quinn
Project Manager
Andy Quinn
Managing Partner
Ellen Riddleberger
Vice President
Jessica Schor
Managing Director
Kelly A. Graham Seyed, Ph.D.
Managing Director, Team Leader
Ipsita Smolinski
Senior Strategic Advisor
Scott Tominovich
Vice President
Jessica C. Venable, Ph.D.
Executive Director, Research Universities & Institutions Practice
Cortney Watson
Vice President of Operations
Dr. Sally A. White
Senior Vice President; Leader of Higher Education Practice
Katherine B. White, SHRM-CP
Human Resources and Office Administrator
Ed Williams
Senior Vice President & General Counsel
Katherine Williams
Project Manager
Jessica Zamiska
Managing Director of Grants