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Program Evaluation Team

As Social Work evaluators, our professional Social Work ethics are at the core of our work. We ground our work in the National Association of Social Workers Code of Ethics and the American Evaluation Association's Guiding Principles. As researchers, practitioners, and evaluators, we bring a multi-faceted set of skills and experiences to the evaluation process.  Project teams are committed to collaborating with our partners in the pursuit of continuous improvement in customer-centered services.

Shawna J. Lee

Director, SSW Program Evaluation Group, Associate Professor of Social Work, School of Social Work and Faculty Associate, Research Center for Group Dynamics, Institute for Social Research

Shawna J. Lee, PhD '05, is an associate professor at the University of Michigan School of Social Work, where she is director of the Parenting in Context Research Lab. She is a faculty affiliate at the Center for Human Growth and Development (CHGD) and at the Institute for Social Research, Research Center for Group Dynamics (RCGD).

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Lisa Greco

Program Evaluation Group Program Manager

Lisa Greco, LMSW, is an experienced human services administrator with extensive background in programs serving justice-involved youth. Working in public and nonprofit organizational leadership roles, Greco brings competencies in the areas of program development, staff training, labor relations, budget management, grant writing, strategic planning and multi-sector coalition building. Greco's professional body of work is rooted in operationalizing social justice values, and in optimizing individual and systemic capacity for effective delivery of human services.

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Elizabeth Evans

Program Evaluation Group Evaluation Associate

Elizabeth Evans, MSW, LLMSW is an Evaluation Associate with the Program Evaluation Group. She has over 18 years of experience in community-based program and project management which complements her work with the Program Evaluation Group. Sharing her knowledge of project management and evaluation with others is a passion as she believes knowledge is best shared, not kept to oneself. Elizabeth earned her Bachelor's Degree in Sociology from the University of Michigan-Ann Arbor and her MSW from Grand Valley State University with an Advanced Generalist focus. Elizabeth is a current doctoral student in Health Administration at Central Michigan University and is interested in areas of health equity; improving access to affordable, patient driven care for populations facing the highest health disparities.

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Logan Drummond

Staff

Logan Drummond is a Social Policy student graduating in April 2019. He is passionate about many subject areas including immigration, criminal justice, and intersections between class and race equity in higher education and social structures. He hopes to pursue work in policy research, evaluation, and advocacy after graduating with his MSW.

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Gabbi Wassilak

Staff

Gabbi is an MSW student studying community practice and program evaluation. Her work at the Program Evaluation Group has helped her to grow her skills as an evaluator and illuminated the multiple intersections of community and evaluation work. She works primarily with the development and evaluation of the student professional training lab.

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Charlotte Burnett

Evaluation Assistant

Charlotte Burnett is a second year MPH/MSW student at the University of Michigan and a field student at School of Social Work Program Evaluation Group. She is interested in addressing the social determinants of health as a way to improve health equity and outcomes in communities. She hopes to engage in program evaluation and policy analysis as a way to advocate for evidence based practices.

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Abigail Johnson

Evaluation Assistant

Abigail Johnson is an advanced standing student who is studying Social Policy and Evaluation as well as Children, Youth, & Families at the University of Michigan School of Social Work. Abigail grew up in Lansing, Michigan and studied social work at Michigan State University before coming to Ann Arbor to pursue a Masters Degree. After graduation, Abigail hopes to work with adolescents in some capacity. Abigail is excited to have the opportunity at SSW-PEG to develop surveys and work closely with clients to evaluate programs aimed at helping adolescents achieve after high school graduation whether that be success in higher education or the workforce.

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Matthew Palumbo

Evaluation Assistant

Matthew is a Social Policy/Evaluation student graduating in August 2020. He is passionate about political social work, social justice for all, and the intersectionality of postionalities such as class and race and how these perpetuate systemic forms of racism, oppression, and discrimination. Upon graduation, Matthew hopes to combine his interests in policy and evaluation by working in the program evaluation realm, with a strong focus on equitable evaluation. Eventually Matthew hopes to run for office or work closely with those who similarly view social justice as being unattainable with capitalism, and work to dismantle and replace current historical institutions which cause mass suffering in the world.

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Hidaya Zeaiter

Evaluation Assistant

Hidaya is an MSW student studying program evaluation and applied research. As a field student in the Program Evaluation Group, she has been able to grow her evaluation skills alongside her passion to be involved in research. After graduation, she hopes to increase her role in advocacy and in dismantling social injustices through further connection between theory and practice.

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