A resource for research and information about mixed-income communities.

Vision

To be the nation’s central resource for research and information
about creating and sustaining mixed-income communities.

Mission

To help reduce urban poverty and promote successful mixed-income communities
by facilitating high-quality research and making information and evidence
easily available to policymakers and practitioners.

Roles and Services

• research and evaluation
• state of the field scans
• technical assistance and strategic consultation
• connecting researchers, practitioners and policymakers
• online mixed-income development database and library

Our Team

josephAssociate Professor Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences

Director

Faculty Associate, Center on Urban Poverty and Community Development

(216) 368-3426

mark.joseph@case.edu

Mark Joseph is an Associate Professor at the Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences at Case Western Reserve University, Director of the National Initiative on Mixed-Income Communities and a Faculty Associate at the Center on Urban Poverty and Community Development. Prior to joining the Mandel School faculty, he had a post-doctoral scholarship at the School of Social Service Administration at the University of Chicago. He received his Ph.D. from the Harris School of Public Policy at the University of Chicago. Joseph was formerly a Principal with Community Development Associates, a consulting firm based in New York and Chicago, which provides strategic planning and research support to community-based initiatives around the country. He also worked for several years at the Chapin Hall Center for Children at the University of Chicago on research on comprehensive community based initiatives. His general research interests are urban poverty and community development. His current research focuses on mixed-income development as a strategy for addressing urban poverty, with particular attention to transforming public housing developments. His undergraduate degree is from Harvard College and he was a Visiting Scholar at Oxford University.

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Taryn Gress_change agentTaryn H. Gress, MSSA

Project Manager

(216) 368-5359

taryn.gress@case.edu

Twitter: @MixedIncome

Emily K. Miller, MSSA

Project Coordinator

(216)368-2333

ekm40@case.edu

Twitter: @MixedIncome

Project Coordinator

(216)368-4396

bxl310@case.edu

Twitter: @MixedIncome

Department Assistant

(216)368-2266

dawn.ellis@case.edu

Twitter: @MixedIncome

Affiliated Faculty and Staff

Assistant Professor

mark.chupp@case.edu

http://msass.case.edu/faculty/mchupp/

Co-Director Center on Urban Poverty and Community Development

Distinguished University Professor

Lillian F. Harris Professor of Urban Social Research

claudia.coulton@case.edu

http://msass.case.edu/faculty/ccoulton/

Co-Director Center on Urban Poverty and Community Development

Research Associate Professor

fischer@case.edu

http://msass.case.edu/faculty/rfischer/

Research Assistant Professor

Center on Urban Poverty and Community Development

http://msass.case.edu/faculty/frichter/

Senior Research Associate

Center on Urban Poverty and Community Development

elizabeth.anthony@case.edu