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BROOK WRAIGHT KEARLEY, M.A. CONTACT INFORMATION: University of Maryland Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice 2220 LeFrak Hall College Park, MD 20782 (301) 405-4711 office (301) 405-4733 fax email@example.com EXPERIENCE: Graduate Research Assistant, August 2011-Present. University of Maryland, Department of Criminology, College Park, MD. Experience: Responsible for the day to day management of a pilot study examining the effectiveness of a gang prevention/intervention effort -- Family Functional Therapy, Gang -- within a population of juvenile justice involved youth. Research Specialist, Maryland Center for Juvenile Justice, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD, March 2011-August 2011 Experience: Research activities related to Maryland’s Department of Juvenile Services MCASP implementation and evaluation of DJS’ evidence-based programs, to include FFT, MST, and MTFC. Contributed to grant writing and development of IRB protocols. Consultant, Choice Research Associates, Greenbelt, MD, November 2010-Present Experience: Conducted reviews of the scholarly literature and contributed to program evaluation efforts related to a BSAS/SAMHSA funded grant for enhanced services within Baltimore City’s Drug Treatment Court. Director, Criminal Justice Initiatives, December 2009-October 2010 Senior Evaluation Specialist, October 2007-December 2009 Evaluation Specialist, June 2005-October 2007 Social Solutions International, Inc., Silver Spring, MD Experience: Designed and implemented program evaluations. Developed and conducted focus groups, key informant interviews, structured surveys, and other forms of data collection. Analyzed data and interpreted findings. Wrote reports for both scholarly and lay audiences. Managed personnel and project budgets. Contributed to business development efforts, wrote proposals and developed new concepts for research projects. B. Kearley Page 2 Data Analyst, Baltimore City State’s Attorney’s Office, Project Safe Neighborhoods Initiative, Baltimore, MD, October 2004 to June 2005 Experience: Responsible for data collection, data analysis and coordination between multiple agencies involved in a federally funded violence intervention initiative (Project Safe Neighborhoods). Duties included: construction of data files and subsequent data entry, data cleaning and statistical analysis; participation in weekly working group meetings with related agencies; tracking of targeted offenders; and the preparation of quarterly progress reports to the funding agencies. Faculty Research Assistant, January 2003-June 2004. Graduate Research Assistant, August 1999-December 2002. University of Maryland, Department of Criminology, College Park, MD. Experience: Responsible for the management of a three year follow-up study of Baltimore City Drug Court participants. Duties included: training and supervision of project trackers, interviewers, and interns; construction of data files and subsequent data entry, data cleaning and statistical analysis; management of working fund account; community interviewing using a complete biopsychosocial assessment; and the preparation of monthly progress reports and scholarly papers and presentations. Drug Ethnography Assistant, Summer 2000. Michael Agar, Ph.D. Experience: Assisted in the development of a survey for use in monitoring drug trends in Baltimore City as well as coordination of a network of drug professionals in the Baltimore City area. Research Associate, Center for Substance Abuse Research, University of Maryland, College Park, MD, February 1998-August 1999. Experience: Assisted in the design and implementation of a drug treatment evaluation. Conducted focus groups, interviews, surveys, and other forms of data collection related to an epidemiological study of drug trends. Analyzed data and interpreted findings. Wrote reports for both scholarly and lay audiences. Internship, The Stapleford Trust, London, UK, June 1996-June 1997. Experience: Responsible for the organization of an international conference held at the Royal Society of Medicine, titled, Symposium on Prescription Heroin and Rapid Opiate Detoxification. Additional duties included: production and mass mailing of a quarterly newsletter on the Trust’s activities; response to all requests for information concerning services provided by the Trust, i.e., hair analysis and rapid opiate detoxification; and the presentation of Trust related information to various social service and related agencies throughout the United Kingdom. B. Kearley Page 3 Research Associate, Operation PAR, St. Petersburg, FL, August 1994- May 1996. Experience: Responsible for the coordination of research activities associated with a federally funded project involving drug addicted women and their children, and a study of bioassays and self-reported drug use among a sample of detained juveniles. EDUCATION: M.A., Criminology, University of Maryland Thesis: Predicting Success in the Baltimore City Drug Treatment Court: The Influence of Personal Characteristics and Assigned Sentence Length on Graduation Status. B.A., with honors, Criminology, University of South Florida REFEREED PUBLICATIONS: Gottfredson, D., Kearley, B., and Bushway, S. (2010). Substance Use, Drug Treatment, and Crime: An Examination of Intra-Individual Variation in a Drug Court Population. In editor Mangai Natarajan, Drug Abuse: Prevention and Treatment, Volume III; The Library of Drug Abuse and Crime. Ashgate Publishers, Surrey UK. Also published in 2008, Journal of Drug Issues, 38(2): 601-630. Gottfredson, D., Kearley, B., Najaka, S. and Rocha, C. (2007). How Drug Courts Work: An Analysis of Mediators. Journal of Research on Crime and Delinquency, 44:1: 3-35. Gottfredson, D., Najaka, S., Kearley, B. and Rocha, C. (2006). Long Term Effects of Participation in the Baltimore City Drug Treatment Court: Results from an Experimental Study. Journal of Experimental Criminology, 2: 67-98. Hess, L., James, I., Kearley, B., Munly, K. and Nemes, S. (2006). Alcohol and Substance Abuse Among Older Adults, in editor Rin Yoshida, Trends in Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism Research, Nova Science Publishers, New York NY. Groff, L., Kearley, B., Fogg, H., Beatty, P. and Couture, H. (2005). A Randomized Experimental Study of Sharing Crime Data With Citizens: Do Maps Produce More Fear? Journal of Experimental Criminology, 1:1: 87-115. Gottfredson, D. C., Kearley, B., Najaka, S. and Rocha, C. (2005). The Baltimore City Drug Treatment Court: Three-Year Self-Report Outcome Study. Evaluation Review, 29: 42-64. Gottfredson, D., Najaka, S. and Kearley, B. (2003). A Randomized Study of the Baltimore City Drug Treatment Court: Results from the Two-Year Follow-Up. Criminology and Public Policy, 2:2: 171-196. Nemes, S., Wish, E., Wraight, B. and Messina, N. (2002). Following-up Drug Abuse Treatment Cohorts: How Necessary is a High Response Rate? Substance Use and Misuse, 37:1:19-45. B. Kearley Page 4 Messina, N. Nemes, S., Wish, E. and Wraight, B. (2001). Opening the Black Box: The Impact of Inpatient Treatment Services on Client Outcomes. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment, 20:2:177-183. Messina, N., Wish, E., Nemes, S and Wraight, B. (2000). Correlates of Underreporting of Post-Discharge Cocaine Use among Therapeutic Community Clients. Journal of Drug Issues; 30: 119-132. Mieczkowski, T., Newel, R. and Wraight, B. (1998). Using Hair Analysis, Urinalysis, and Self-Reports to Estimate Drug Use in a Sample of Detained Juveniles. Journal of Substance Use and Misuse; 33:1547-67. SELECT TECHNICAL REPORTS AND PRESENTATIONS: 2011 Systems of Care Training Institutes, Baltimore, MD Farrell, J., Kearley, B., and Irvine, J. “Race and Commitment to the Department of Juvenile Justice.” Messina, N., Nemes, S., Kearley, B, and Calhoun, S. (2010). TOWAR: Training on Women’s Addiction and Recovery, Phase I Final Report. Final report prepared for National Institute on Drug Abuse. Harrell, P., Kearley, B., and Nemes, S. (2010). Maryland Tobacco Quitline Comprehensive Evaluation Report. FY2010 final report prepared for State of Maryland, Department of Health and Mental Hygiene. Nemes, S. and Kearley, B. (2010). Off the Streets Program, Process Evaluation Report. Prepared for Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the Off the Streets Program. 2010 American Public Health Association, Denver, CO Nemes, S., Messina, N. and Kearley, B. “Development of a Comprehensive Training and Model of Care for Women's Addiction and Recovery in Correctional Settings.” 2010 College on Problems of Drug Dependence, Scottsdale, AZ Lynch, A., Kearley, B., and Namur Karp, J. “Creating Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer Treatment-Sensitive Substance Abuse Counselors: The Importance of Cultural Competency.” 2008 Gerontological Society of America, National Harbor, MD Hess, L., Kearley, B., Thomas, Z., and James, I. “Substance Abuse among Older Adults: Risk, Treatment, and Relapse.” Kearley, B., Fertziger, R., and James, I. (2007). Baltimore County After- School Opportunities Program Evaluation Report FY2007. Technical report prepared for Baltimore County Local Management Board, Baltimore, MD. James, I. & Kearley, B (2006). Lima/Allen County Sexual Assault Review. Technical report prepared for Allen County Court Watch, Lima, OH. Kearley, B., and Karp, J. (2006). Evaluation Findings Regarding the B. Kearley Page 5 Effectiveness of the Deliver Free of STDs Program. Technical report prepared for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on behalf of Danya International, Silver Spring, MD. James, I. & Kearley, B. (2006). Needs Assessment of Zone One, Atlanta, Georgia Minority Substance Abuse, HIV and Hepatitis Strategic Prevention Framework Imani Project. Technical report prepared for Substance Abuse and Mental Health on behalf of the Morehouse School of Medicine Imani Project, Atlanta, GA. 2006 College on Problems of Drug Dependence Conference, Scottsdale, AZ Munly, K., Hess, L.S., Kearley, B., James, I., Nemes, S., Pelletier, L., and Moolchan, E. “Substance Abuse and Older Adults: A Review of the Literature.” 2004 American Society of Criminology, Nashville, TN Beatty, P., Kearley, B., Groff, L., Fogg, H., and Couture, H. “The Effects of Crime Mapping on Citizen Fear of Crime: A Randomized Experiment in Redlands, California.” 2003 American Society of Criminology Conference, Denver, CO Kearley, B. and Gottfredson, D. “Predicting Success in the Baltimore City Drug Treatment Court: The Influence of Personal Characteristics and Assigned Sentence Length on Graduation Status.” AWARDS: Graduate Assistantship and tuition award, University of Maryland. Demetrious Karamasoukis Scholarship for Outstanding Achievement, Honors Program, University of South Florida. MEMBERSHIPS: American Society of Criminology VOLUNTEER SERVICE: Board Member, Mt Washington Elementary School, School-Family Council (2012); PTO (2010-2011) Member, Mt Washington Improvement Association (2009-present) Grant Writer and ATP Board Member, Patterson Park Public Charter School (2005-2007) Voter Registration Volunteer, Maryland State Board of Elections (ongoing) Campaign Assistant, Robert H. Dillinger, 1996 campaign for Public Defender of Pinellas County, FL.
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