Staff

Staff

  • Photo of Mercedes Allsop

    Executive Assistant to the Dean’s Office

  • Photo of Barbara Breckenridge

    Assistant Director of Operations

  • Associate Director, Graduate Student Services
    MS Alumna

  • Headshot of Dianka Curtis

    Director of Finance & Human Resources

    Prior to the Carter School, Dianka worked for Virginia Tech’s National Capital Region Operations office as Associate Director for Business Management, where she was responsible for financial management, human resource oversight, and regional diversity and inclusion efforts.
  • Research Assistant Professor
    Political Leadership Academy Director

  • Photo of Leslie Durham

    Undergraduate Academic Advisor and Program Coordinator

    Leslie Durham is the Undergraduate Academic Advisor and Program Coordinator at the Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter School for Peace and Conflict Resolution. Leslie holds a degree in Anthropology from San Diego State University and a Masters in Human Relations from the University of Oklahoma. She a military spouse who has been actively involved with military families stateside as well as in Germany and Spain.
  • Portrait of Emma Klainberg smiling

    Academic Advisor and Student Services Support Specialist

    Emma is so excited to be working at George Mason University and particularly the Carter School. She holds degrees from Binghamton University (SUNY) and Teachers College, Columbia University and is passionate about advising students and higher education.
  • Portrait of Monique Norton

    Graduate Admissions Coordinator

    Monique C. Norton is the Graduate Admissions Coordinator at the Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter School for Peace and Conflict Resolution.  As an avid life-long learner, Monique holds a Master’s degree in Cultural Anthropology and a Master’s degree in Human Behavior.  She is also a doctoral candidate with research interests in Human and Social Services. 
  • Photo of Maria Seniw

    Director of Development

  • Photo of Paul Snodgrass

    Technology and Knowledge Management Director