Geneen Burris is an Implementation Specialist for the EPISCenter. Her main role includes providing technical assistance to providers who are implementing evidence-based programming, including the Strengthening Families Program: For Parents & Youth 10-14 (SFP 10-14)/Familias Fuertes, Aggression Replacement Training (ART), Strong African American Families (SAAF), Positive Action (PA), and Project Towards No Drug Abuse (TND). Geneen also supports outcomes data collection and state-wide training/networking coordination.
Geneen graduated from Penn State University with a B.S. in Rehabilitation Services Education. She also earned her M.S. in Law and Public Policy from California University of Pennsylvania. She was employed for 18 years as a Juvenile Probation Officer, spending the majority of that time working closely with local school districts, administrators, resource officers and staff. Geneen is a certified facilitator for both SFP 10-14 and SAAF.