Staff Contacts

If you're looking to connect with a specific Mercatus representative, please consult the list below. If you can't find who you're looking for, please use our contact page to get in touch with us.


Kate De Lanoy, Director of Communications, [email protected]
Matthew Boyer, Director of Media Relations, [email protected]

Kate Brown, [email protected]
Frank Fuhrig, [email protected]
Kyle Precourt, [email protected]

Phone: (703) 993-4881
Email: [email protected]

Policy Outreach

Karen Czarnecki, Vice President of Outreach, [email protected] (View headshot)
Josh Levine, Outreach Communications and Operations Associate, [email protected] (View headshot)                                                                                                                                                                               

State Team

Loretta Herrington, Director, [email protected] (703) 993-8067 (View headshot)
Michael Hogg, East, [email protected] (703) 993-8027 (View headshot)
Josh Ferdelman, Midwest, [email protected] (703) 993-8506 (View headshot)
Julie Sparks, South, [email protected] (703) 993-8501 (View headshot)

Federal Team

Jessica Paska, [email protected] (703) 993-9016 (View headshot)
Reed Dhein, [email protected] (513) 453-6028 (View headshot)

External Relations Team

Chris Myers, Director, [email protected] (703) 993-8050 (View headshot)

Abiel Alvarenga, [email protected]

Academic Outreach

Ben Klutsey, Director of Academic Outreach, [email protected]
Devin Scanlon, Academic Outreach Coordinator, [email protected]
Sarah Wright,  Academic Outreach Associate, [email protected]


Dan Butler, Senior Director of Development, [email protected], (View headshot)

Pat DiFrancesco, Director of Corporate Relations, [email protected] (703) 993-9023 (View headshot)
Sarah Jenislawski, Director of Foundation Relations, [email protected], (View headshot)
Ashley Schiller, Director of Donor Relations, [email protected], (View headshot)
Ali Tooley, Director of Strategic Partnerships, [email protected], (View headshot)

Brad Dick, Manager of Donor Relations, [email protected], (View headshot)
Alex Kiselica, Manager of Donor Relations, [email protected], (View headshot)
Amy Lutz, Manager of Donor Relations, [email protected], (View headshot)
Andrea Roncal, Senior Development Associate, [email protected], (View headshot)
Anna Ross, Development Operations Coordinator, [email protected], (View headshot)
Thomas Ressler, Manager of Foundation Relations, [email protected], (View headshot)