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Lupe Sanchez
Center Manager

Lupe is responsible for planning, managing and implementing marketing, public relations, and research dissemination strategies for the Center for Poverty Research.

She holds her B.A. from UC Davis in Economics and Spanish.

(530) 752-4024

Jessica Waring
Program Assistant

Jessica assists with programming, events, conferences, outreach, distribution, graphic design & website management. She also arranges travel for our guests.  She recently joined the Center from the UC Davis Medical Center. 

Jessica holds her B.S. in Hospitality Administration from Boston University in Boston, MA.

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Alex Russell
Senior Writer

Alex drafts and edits policy briefs and press releases, develops web content and marketing, coordinates dissemination efforts and manages the team of undergraduate Public Policy Fellows.

He has written news and feature stories for print and the Web since 2000. More recently he served as a lecturer in the Department of English at UC Davis, where he completed his M.A. in the graduate Creative Writing Program. He has also worked as a Research Analyst for the Graduate School of Management.

He completed his B.A. in Literature with a minor in Journalism at UC Santa Cruz.

(530) 752-0401