STAFF

The professional staff at The Education & Research Foundation, Inc. is here to serve you.

  • Julie P. Doyle
  • President & Executive Director
  • • Co-Owner of The Education & Research Foundation, Inc.
  • • BS in mechanical engineering from the University of Notre Dame
  • • MBA from George Washington University
  • • Formerly with Westinghouse Electric Corporation and Honeywell, Inc.
  • • Began directing the business and financial operations of ERF in 2005
  • Carla V. Torrence
  • Assistant Director
  • • Over 25 years experience in healthcare administration
  • • Provides supervision of daily operations, study management, and employee relations
  • M. Sue Foster, C.C.R.C.
  • Senior Clinical Research Coordinator
  • • Certified Clinical Research Coordinator (CCRC)
  • • American Society of Clinical Pathologists certified Phlebotomy Technician






  • Ilga Baker, RN, CRC I
  • Kim Carey, RN, CRC I
  • Alycia Ferguson, CRC II
  • Carter Jennings, CRC II

  • Sandra Plumber, CRC II
  • Bridgett Tweedy, CRC I
  • Georgianne Walton, Research Assistant
  • Jennifer Wood, Research Assistant