ICH staff are delighted to welcome several new staff members to our team and hope to introduce them to you over the next few days! Meet Jeff Desmarais, MA, one of our new Research Associates. Jeff’s work at ICH focuses on evaluation and research with community partners who work on teen pregnancy, HIV/AIDS, and disabled youth. Before joining ICH, Jeff worked on evaluations and research for a community health coalition in Worcester, MA as well as a network of community-based organizations in Holyoke, MA. In addition to research and evaluation, he has worked on various community projects including community gardens, youth programs and community organizing. Jeff received both his BA in International Development and Social Change and his MA in Community Development and Planning from Clark University in Worcester, MA. Please join us in welcoming Jeff to ICH!