Leadership

Faculty and staff at the USC Price Center for Social Innovation share a deep commitment to developing ideas and illuminating strategies to improve the quality of life for people in low-income urban communities. Faculty fellows offer expertise on a variety of policy issues related to social innovation, including: housing and urban development, homelessness, health, transportation, economic development, immigration, and education, among others. We invite you to learn more about our faculty and staff below.

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Gary Painter

Director

gpainter@usc.edu
(213) 740-8754

Christine M. Beckman

Price Center Associate Director, Price Family Chair in Social Innovation, and Professor of Public Policy

cbeckman@usc.edu

Roberto Suro 

Associate Director

suro@usc.edu
(213) 821‑6263

Ann Owens 

Associate Director

annowens@usc.edu
(213) 821‑5730

Caroline Bhalla

Managing Director

cbhalla@usc.edu

Megan Goulding

Director of External Relations

mgouldin@price.usc.edu