THE RESEARCH TEAM:

Cheree Tham, LCSW
America's Warrior Partnership
Community Principal Investigator

Karl Hamner, PhD,
The University of Alabama
Scientific Principal Investigator
Matthew Hudnall, PhD,
The University of Alabama
Data Analytics and Data Security Expert
Phillip N. Smith, PhD,
University of South Alabama
Consultant & Suicide Research Expert

Eric Caine, PhD,
University of Rochester
Senior Research Consultant & Suicide
Research Expert

Kate Hendricks Thomas, PhD, MCHES,
Charleston Southern University
Research Consultant & Veteran Resiliency Expert

Ramya Sundararaman, MD
CALIBRE Systems
Research Consultant & Psychological Autopsy Expert

Wesli Turner, MS,
The University of Alabama Program Manager

Leah Taylor Best, MA,
America’s Warrior Partnership Program Manager
 
 
 

THE COMMUNITY PARTNERS:

Atlanta, GA

The Warrior Alliance

The Warrior Alliance

Research Assistant: Becky Tyler
Community Project Lead: Jarrad Turner

Orange County, CA

Tierney Center for Veteran Services

Tierney Center for Veteran Services

Research Assistant: Zaynah Khan

Community Project Lead: Denton Knapp & Jeff Pagano

Twin Cities, MN

Twin Cities Veterans Initiative

Twin Cities Veterans Initiative

Research Assistant: Randal Dietrich

Community Project Lead: Tommy Johnson

Charleston, SC

Palmetto Warrior Connection

Palmetto Warrior Connection

Research Assistant: Sandra Ford

Community Project Lead: John Wiggins

Upstate Region, SC

Upstate Warrior Solution

Upstate Warrior Solution

Research Assistant: Alice Yatsenyuk

Community Project Lead: Jenna Grotler

Panhandle, FL

90Works

90Works

Research Assistant: Kathy Monson

Community Project Lead: Matt Peterson

Western, NY

Veterans One-Stop Center of WNY

Veterans One-Stop Center of WNY

Research Assistant: Cayla Sweeney

Community Project Lead: Adam Howard