Rockwell Fund, Inc. Retains Program Staff

Rockwell Fund, Inc. Retains Program Staff

Rockwell Fund, Inc. (Rockwell) is pleased to advise you about the addition of new program staff.

RFI’s Senior Program Officer is Dr. Gerald “Jerry” Eckert. Jerry received his BA in Psychology and Russian Area Studies from Texas Tech University in 1991. He obtained his MSW and Ph.D. in Social Work from the University of Houston in 2012 and 2021, respectively. He worked for 13 years at the Salvation Army as the Director of Social Services and, recently, with BakerRipley as its Director of Design and Innovation.

RFI’s Program Associate is Dr. Elizabeth Rollins. Elizabeth graduated from Notre Dame in 2007 with a BS in Aerospace Engineering, obtained her MS from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 2009, and her Doctor of Philosophy in Aerospace Engineering in 2013 from Texas A&M University. She was an Associate Teaching Professor at Wichita State University before returning to Houston.

Rockwell President Ronald C. Lewis observed that “Jerry and Elizabeth are compassionate people, committed to the service of others, and bring impressive research and analytical skills to our work.”

Rockwell encourages prospective and past grantees to reach out to Jerry and Elizabeth to discuss any matter relating to Rockwell’s areas of interest.

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