CECD Alumni

Previous research assistants whom have contributed to the Center for Economic and Community Development, and a listing of their specific projects. Feel free to contact any alumni via their LinkedIn pages, which are hyperlinked to their biographies.

Kirsten Hardy

Kisten Hardy

 Kirsten worked with CECD from May through December of 2013 and was a part of several projects.  Many of the projects she worked on explored the local economic impacts of the development of the Marcellus shale in Pennsylvania counties.  Kirsten was also active in the formation of the Scholarship, Sustainability and Civic Engagement program at Penn State and the grant writing process to obtain funding for the development of the program.