Our Team

Together we form a diverse team with a wide range of professional and academic backgrounds. Our staff of nearly 30 experts will work closely with you to design a project that meets your unique needs and delivers high quality results.

You can also reach staff members by sending an email using their first initial followed by their last name [@] vitalresearch.com (e.g., Jane Smith: jsmith@vitalresearch.com)

Christina Anaya

Project Assistant

Julie Anaya

Research Assistant I

Valerie Ballenger

M.B.A., SHRM-CP, HR Generalist

Olia Bolotina

M.B.A., Project Manager

Leslie Brock

M.A., M.A.T., Associate Director of Aging Services

Norma Carrillo-
Van Tongeren

Senior Project Coordinator

Cathy Coddington

Ph.D., Senior Research Associate

Steven De La Torre

M.P.H., Research Assistant

Adrienne Dellinger

Ph.D. Candidate, Senior Research Associate

Erin Der-McLeod

M.S.W., Project Coordinator

Diana Dominguez

Administrative Associate

Michael Fenne

J.D., Project Coordinator

Vanessa Gamboa

Information Manager

Emily Gonzalez

Administrative Assistant

Jacob Hade

M.A., Data Specialist

Gloria Kim

Project Manager

Janet Lee

Ph.D. Candidate, Senior Research Associate

Van Ly

M.S.W., Project Manager

Karilyn Mauerman

Research Assistant II

Chris Morton

Database Developer

Andrea K. Nee

M.A., Senior Research Associate

Matthew Redman

Data Operations Manager

Eliot Reyes

IT Systems Administrator

Gwen C. Uman

R.N. Ph.D., Partner Emeritus

Harold N. Urman

Ph.D., President

Jennifer Wang

Senior Data Specialist

Muriel Wheatley

M.A., Director of Operations