Evaluation and Research Officer
Kelley Adcock coordinates the development and implementation of evaluation and learning plans for Interact for Health’s grant-making portfolios. She currently serves as the lead evaluator for the tobacco and policy focus areas. Previously, Kelley evaluated Interact’s active living, mental and emotional well-being, and tobacco-free environments portfolios. She also works on projects within Interact’s community research program. Kelley was formerly an Evaluation and Research Associate and Evaluation Fellow at Interact.
Kelley previously worked for the Children’s Hospitals’ Solutions for Patient Safety project at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center and at the Washington, D.C.-based global health nonprofit PATH and the American Bar Association’s Commission on Domestic and Sexual Violence. Kelley holds a master's degree in public health from the University of Cincinnati and a bachelor’s degree in political science from Xavier University.
In 2016, Kelley was named a YWCA Rising Star. She received the Public Health Practitioner’s Choice Award at the 2015 Ohio Public Health Combined Conference a poster presentation on the evaluation of a regional school food initiative. Additionally, Kelley serves on the Women’s Fund’s Research Committee and the Health Policy Institute of Ohio’s Evaluation Committee.
In her free time, Kelley enjoys exploring Cincinnati’s parks, running, eating good food, and traveling with her husband and son.
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