Area: Administrative

Dafna Paltin

I am the relay point between all the different researchers at the NCQBS. My principal duties are working with faculty and staff to collect and organize information related to research, education, and outreach accomplishments. I also manage the visible public online presence of the NCQBS through the website, monitor past and future projects, organize our […]

Kristin Swedlund

As Philanthropic Research Manager, I am responsible for the Institute‚Äôs advancement data, research, and analysis. I bring nearly ten years of experience in a variety of fundraising roles, and I am excited to be focusing on data management and research in this position. Prior to joining the Morgridge Institute, I managed the monthly Sustaining membership […]

Jill Walder

I’m the HR leader for the organization. My role is to work closely with Morgridge Institute leaders to align HR strategy, programs and support with the organization’s objectives and mission. I aim to ensure we are attracting, developing and retaining the best and the brightest talent. Education Bachelor degree in Sociology from Carroll University

Kathi Stanek

Kathi Stanek, with more than 25 years of financial management experience, currently serves as chief financial officer and operating officer for the Morgridge Institute for Research. Stanek previously served as controller for the private, nonprofit Morgridge Institute for Research and the Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation, which patents and licenses inventions by scientists at the University […]

Rob Lumley

I’m the web developer for the Morgridge Insitute for Research’s website. I work on managing the content and developing web solutions. Previously, I was a Senior Digital Solutions Manager at the Wisconsin Foundation and Alumni Association. Education B.A. Communication Arts, University of Wisconsin-Madison