The Choices Program staff members collaborate with scholars in the Department of History and throughout Brown University and beyond to develop curriculum resources and offer professional development for teachers. We are a small but dedicated team that strives to supply teachers with innovative, award-winning materials that are engaging and accessible to students.

Choices Staff

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Susannah Bechtel

Associate Director of Digital Curriculum

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Andy Blackadar

Director of Curriculum Development

Leah Burgin

Digital Sales Manager

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Jo Fisher

Communications and Marketing Coordinator

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Kevin Hoskins

Assistant Director of Curriculum Development

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Sarah Kreckel

Curriculum Developer

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Rebecca Nedostup

Faculty Director

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Christine Seguin

Administrative Manager

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Mimi Stephens

Director of Sales and Professional Development

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Gracie Vicente

Video Producer

Educator Advisory Council

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Justin Aromin

North Smithfield, Rhode Island

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Haydee Burrola

Los Angeles, California

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Mario Fitzpatrick

Reno, Nevada

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Andrew Haemker

Portsmouth, New Hampshire

Pranvera (Veda) Harris

Waterbury, Connecticut

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Jennifer M. La Place

Columbus, Ohio

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Matt Lim

Providence, Rhode Island

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Maureen McCorry

Turlock, California

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Denise Moller 

Bridgeport, Connecticut

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Heidi Reinhart

Omaha, Nebraska

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Savannah Strong

Oakland, California

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Choices Advisory Board

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Jonathan E. Collins

Assistant Professor of Education, Political Science (by courtesy), and International and Public Affairs

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Elizabeth Doherty

Deputy Provost for Academic Affairs

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Jo-Anne Hart

Adjunct Professor of International and Public Affairs

Mark Ocegueda

Mark A. Ocegueda

Assistant Professor of History

Ethan Pollock

Ethan Pollock

Professor of History and Slavic Studies

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Daniel Rodriguez

Associate Professor of History

Undergraduate and Graduate Student Assistants

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Max Chervin Bridge

Curriculum Consultant

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Jazz Carlson

Program Assistant

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Sarah Christensen

Curriculum Consultant

Michael Dorney

Michael Aoki Deruelle

Curriculum Writer

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Greta Filor

Curriculum Assistant

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Emma Gardner

Curriculum Assistant

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Tyler Tjan

Curriculum Assistant

Caroline Zhang

Caroline Zhang


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