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,
Matthew Boyer, Director of Media Relations,

Kate Brown,
Krista Chavez,
Frank Fuhrig,
Kyle Precourt,
Cory Shreckengost,

Phone: (703) 993-4881

Policy Outreach

Karen Czarnecki, Vice President of Outreach, (View headshot)
Jen Campbell, Outreach Communications and Operations Manager, (View headshot)
Josh Levine, Outreach Communications and Operations Associate, (View headshot)                                                                                                                                                                               

State Team

Loretta Herrington, (703) 993-8067 (View headshot)
Michael Aguilar, (703) 993-8205 (View headshot)
Michael Hogg, (703) 993-8027 (View headshot)
Josh Ferdelman, (703) 993-8506 (View headshot)
Julie Sparks, (703) 993-8501 (View headshot)

Federal Team

Jessica Paska, (703) 993-9016 (View headshot)
Zach Barnes, (703) 993-4957 (View headshot)
Reed Dhein, (513) 453-6028 (View headshot)

External Relations Team

Chris Myers, (703) 993-8050 (View headshot)

Academic Outreach

Ben Klutsey, Director of Academic Outreach,
Devin Scanlon, Academic Outreach Coordinator,
Sarah Wright,  Academic Outreach Associate,


Dan Butler, Senior Director of Development,, (View headshot)

Neil Eckard, Director of Development Operations,, (View headshot)
Pat DiFrancesco, Director of Corporate Relations, (703) 993-9023 (View headshot)
Sarah Jenislawski, Director of Foundation Relations,, (View headshot)
Ashley Schiller, Director of Donor Relations,, (View headshot)
Ali Tooley, Director of Strategic Partnerships,, (View headshot)

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