Faculty

The following faculty teach in the Gender, Leadership, & Public Policy Graduate Certificate Program:

Christa Kelleher
Director of Policy and Research, Center for Women in Politics & Public Policy, McCormack Graduate School

617.287.5530
Christa.Kelleher@umb.edu

Identifying, analyzing, and promoting public policies that improve the conditions of women’s lives; advancing women’s public leadership; state and local policy development

Emily Hardt
Lecturer, Gender, Leadership, & Public Policy, McCormack Graduate School

617.287.6785
emily.hardt@umb.edu

Social movements, Feminist studies, Climate justice

Laurie Nsiah-Jefferson
Interim Director of Center for Women in Politics and Public Policy

617.287.5554
LA.NsiahJefferson@umb.edu



Elena Stone
Lecturer, Gender, Leadership, and Public Policy

617.285.2747
Elena.Stone@umb.edu

Women's leadership, human rights, arts and culture

Tracy Wallach
Lecturer, Gender, Leadership, and Public Policy Graduate Certificate Program

617.566.0070
tracywallach@umb.edu

Group and organizational behavior, leadership, group relations (systems psycho-dynamics), organizational development, conflict resolution, ethics.