GARE Director of Survey Research
Jeanetta Churchill is the GARE Director of Survey Research with primarily responsibility for overall project management and execution of GARE's employee survey work, which helps drive racial equity in government. Prior to joining Race Forward, Jeanetta spent much of her career working on public health surveys in the government sector at the state, national, and international levels.
Her previous experience includes work at the Maryland Vital Statistics Administration as an Epidemiologist, where her role included producing demographic trends in birth and death data for use by researchers and policy makers to identify vulnerable populations. She also worked as a Research Associate Professor at Morgan State University where she taught about the impact that one’s residence has on levels of health, education, and poverty in African American communities across the state of Maryland.
Jeanetta earned a Masters in Urban Spatial Analytics from the University of Pennsylvania, a Masters in Biometry from the Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, and a Bachelors in Biology from Hampton University. She currently lives in Cambridge, MD, the home of Harriet Tubman.