Research Services Staff
The Research Services staff includes several social scientists with backgrounds in sociology, demography, survey research, program evaluation, and psychology. The staff conducts research to support church policy development and to help in planning, development, and evaluation of programs and resources. They have expertise in survey research, program evaluation, needs assessment, focus groups, data analysis and congregational studies.
Deborah Coe, PhD
Deb manages the office and its work. She also directs research projects.
Angie Andriot, PhD
Angie directs individual research projects.
Susan Barnett, PhD
Susan oversees the U.S. Congregational Life Survey and directs other research projects.
Joelle Kopacz, MA
Joelle administers the Presbyterian Panel and program evaluations.
Christy provides administrative support for the Research Services team and coordinates printing and mailing.
Deb formats surveys, assists with large mailings, programs web surveys, and processes data.