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Orison Swett Marden

Special Projects Manager

Terri Lewis, PhD, is a developmental psychologist and serves as the director of evaluation for the CWTS. She is an associate professor and associate director of research with the Kempe Center. As the director of evaluation, Terri is responsible for guiding and implementing evaluation activities related to program monitoring and effectiveness.

Since receiving her doctorate in developmental psychology in 2000, Terri has been extensively involved in projects, services, and activities related to child well-being. She was the statistical director for the Longitudinal Studies of Child Abuse and Neglect (LONGSCAN), one of the largest prospective studies on maltreated children. Terri has conducted research and published extensively in the field of child abuse and neglect. She has also taught graduate-level statistics and research and methodology, and she has developed coursework in the area of child victimization and family violence.

Terri enjoys family life with her two children. She can also be found riding her horse, Gidget, or taking advantage of the beautiful Colorado outdoors.