Melissa Alford

Research Study Coordinator

MHS, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, BA, Haverford College

Melissa Alford has over ten years of experience in research and advocacy for people with disabilities, with a primary focus on mental health. She has been a project lead on the Vocational Rehabilitation Research and Training Center on Demand-Side Strategies. This project involved researching promising practices to help both businesses and people with disabilities seeking employment. Melissa has also participated in survey design, interviewing, qualitative and quantitative analysis, and report writing for several other projects at ICI.