Full-time Staff Members

  • Gary Anderson

    Gary Anderson
    Assistant Editor
    402-472-4669
    ganderson@buros.org

    Assistant Editor, Mental Measurements Yearbook – Manages reviewer database/contacts and timelines; Buros web designer; problem resolution (e.g., TROL, computer software); customer support; proofreader.

  • Nancy Anderson, M.A.

    Nancy Anderson, M.A.
    Managing Editor
    402-472-1739
    nanderson12@unl.edu

    Managing Editor, Mental Measurements Yearbook and Tests in Print – Edits test reviews for style and format; co-edits Tests in Print; supervises Assistant Editors, Graduate Assistants, and Student Worker; test acquisition and classification; coordinator for book publication, TROL, EBSCO, and OVID databases.

  • Janet F. Carlson, Ph.D.

    Janet F. Carlson, Ph.D.
    Research Professor and Associate Director
    402-472-5146
    jcarlson@buros.org

    Research Professor and Associate Director – Test reviews and information and related publications; primary content editor for Mental Measurements Yearbook; co-edits Tests in Print; supervises staff; product development; special projects.

  • Tzu-Yun (Katherine) Chin, Ph.D.

    Tzu-Yun (Katherine) Chin, Ph.D.
    Assistant Director
    402-472-1414
    tchin@buros.org

    Assistant Director – Develops and administers contract/grant activities; provides technical advice; manages client relationships; supervises personnel.

  • Kurt F. Geisinger, Ph.D.

    Kurt F. Geisinger, Ph.D.
    WC Meierhenry Distinguished University Professor Director
    402-472-3280
    kgeisinger@buros.org

    Director of the Buros Center for Testing and Professor of Educational Psychology – Supervises personnel; co-edits Mental Measurements Yearbook and Tests in Print; edits Applied Measurement in Education; directs projects; teaches, advises, and mentors students.

  • Theresa Glanz

    Theresa Glanz
    Contracts & Finance Associate
    402-472-2910
    tglanz@buros.org

    Contracts and Finance Associate – Manages accounting and finance for contracts and revolving accounts; editorial assistant for Applied Measurement in Education.

  • Jessica L. Jonson, Ph.D.

    Jessica L. Jonson, Ph.D.
    Research Associate Professor
    402-472-0780
    jjonson@buros.org

    Research Associate Professor – Directs assessment literacy initiative; coordinates educational development and instructional planning; assignment editor for Mental Measurements Yearbook; contributes to publication and consulting projects.

  • Zoe McManaman

    Zoe McManaman
    Office Assistant
    402-472-6203
    zmcmanaman@buros.org

    Office Assistant – Receptionist, records, budget, meetings.

  • Angela Mittan

    Angela Mittan
    Marketing Communications Manager
    402-472-8804
    amittan@buros.org

    Marketing Communications Manager – Manages marketing and communications activities; oversees advertising and promotional efforts; produces quarterly newsletter; coordinates exhibitions and sponsorships at professional conferences.

  • Anja Römhild

    Anja Römhild
    Project Coordinator
    402-472-6244
    aroemhild@buros.org

    Project Coordinator, psychometric consulting – Coordinates projects; provides technical assistance to clients; completing dissertation.

  • Jennifer Schlueter

    Jennifer Schlueter
    Assistant Editor
    402-472-6739 jschlueter@buros.org

    Assistant Editor, Pruebas Publicadas en Español and Tests in Print – New test identification, English and Spanish test acquisition and classification; test descriptions; corrections; proofreader.

  • Robert A. Spies, Ph.D.

    Robert A. Spies, Ph.D.
    Associate Research Professor
    402-472-6203
    rspies@buros.org

    Research Associate Professor (part-time) – Consortia pricing for electronic subscriptions; oversees Test Reviews Online; negotiates contracts related to electronic services.

Other Staff Members

Linda Murphy, M.A.

Linda L. Murphy, M.A.

Editorial Consultant (part-time) – edits test reviews for style and format; consults on TROL, EBSCO, and Ovid databases

Rasma Strautkalns

Rasma Strautkalns

Staff Secretary
(2000-2015, recently retired)

Allen Garcia

Allen Garcia, M.A.

Graduate Assistant – test reviews and information; writes test descriptions; fact checks test reviews; librarian

Sara Gonzalez

Sara Gonzalez

Graduate Assistant – test reviews and information; writes test descriptions in Spanish (and English); special projects; librarian

Yage Guo

Yage Guo, M.A.

Graduate Assistant – psychometric consulting; test reviews and information; assists on projects

Tara Laymon, M.A.

Tara Laymon, M.A.

Graduate Assistant – assists with the research and development of Assessment Literacy resources

HyeSun Lee, M.A.

HyeSun Lee, M.A.

Graduate Assistant – psychometric consulting, assists on projects

Brooke Milstead

Brooke Milstead

Graduate Assistant – psychometric consulting; assists on projects

Lindsey Sherd

Lindsey W. Sherd, M.A.

Graduate Assistant – test reviews and information; writes test descriptions; fact checks test reviews; librarian

Betty-Jean Usher-Tate, M.A.

Betty-Jean Usher-Tate, M.A.

Graduate Assistant – psychometric consulting; assists on projects; librarian

Kirstie Smith

Kirstie Smith

Student Worker – Filing; data entry for database and reviews; special projects