Alexis Captanian

Associate Research Manager

Email: alexis_at_prevention_institute_dot_org

As Associate Research Manager, Alexis supports projects focused on prevention of suicide and adverse childhood experiences. In July 2020, Alexis rejoined PI after completing a Master of Urban Planning at the NYU Wagner School of Public Service. While in graduate school, she worked at the Furman Center for Real Estate and Urban Policy, where she contributed to ongoing discussions and critical research related to housing and neighborhoods. Previously, Alexis was a member of the Safety and Wellbeing Team at Prevention Institute, and worked extensively on the national initiative Making Connections for Mental Health and Wellbeing Among Men and Boys. Alexis studied as a Regents’ and Chancellor’s Scholar at the University of California at Berkeley, where she received her BA in Public Health.