Project Coordinator, Duke Center for Child and Family Policy
Jennie Copeland is a project coordinator at the Center for Child and Family Policy. She joined the Center in April 2013 as a research aide for the Parenting, Adolescent Self-Regulation, and Risk-Taking Across Cultures (PAC) project. Since then she has managed the Daily Text Message Study, which is designed to understand the day-to-day experiences of working parents and their families.
Copeland is bilingual and has has a long-term interest in helping families and communities build their economic capacity. Her past work experiences include: grant writing, community organizing, and legislative advocacy.
Copeland has her Master's of Social Work from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and her B.A. in human development and social relations from Earlham College.