Samuel R. Staley, Ph.D., Director of the DeVoe L. Moore Center, is a senior research fellow at Reason Foundation and professor at FSU where he teaches graduate and undergraduate courses in urban planning, regulation, and urban economics. He has authored several books and has published more than 100 articles, studies and reports.
Ph: (850) 645-9694
Judy Kirk, Business Manager at the DMC, handles the administrative duties. She has been with the Center since 2007. Judy graduated from Florida State University with a degree in Business Management.
Ph: (850) 644-3849
Mark McNees, Dmin., Director of Social Entrepreneurship, is an international speaker on social entrepreneurship, non-profit innovation, and organizational culture. He is the founder and President/CEO of RedEye Coffee and the Founding Pastor of Element3 Church He has authored two books and, as a professor, runs a social entrepreneurship seminar at FSU.
Mike Avi – Economics; Portuguese – is the Outreach Coordinator. His work at the DMC focuses on coordinating product release and event planning between the PLuG, the DAG, and the SEG. He is the founder and chair of Tallahassee Liberty on the Rocks and serves as a senior campus coordinator with Students for Liberty.
Ph: (954) 654-6466
Kathy Makinen, Editor
Ph: (850) 644-8101
Matt Kelly, Policy Lab Group Director
For more information, see the Policy Lab Group section
Val Rodriguez, Social Entrepreneurship Project Manager
For more information, see the Social Entrepreneurship Group section
Matt Laird, Data Analytics Group Director
For more information, see the Data Analytics Group section