Ms. Kramer is a Research Associate with NCMHJJ, where she assists with the National Institute of Justice Comprehensive School Safety Evaluation. She is currently pursuing her PhD in Social Welfare at the School of Social Welfare – University at Albany, SUNY. Her research interests include youth development and school-community collaborations. Ms. Kramer is a Licensed Master Social Worker (LMSW), and holds a master’s degree in public administration (MPA).