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PPI experts cover a wide range of issues from Social Security and Medicare to health reform, livable communities, consumer protection, long-term care, caregiving, financial security and more.

Rodney Harrell, PhD, Vice President, Livable Communities and Long-Term Services and Supports, and Director, Livability Thought Leadership

Areas of Expertise: Livable communities, housing, residential patterns and community development 

Shannon Guzman, MA, MCP, Policy Research Senior Analyst

Areas of Expertise: Livable communities; smart growth policy; community planning; and land use, housing and transportation policy

Jana Lynott, AICP, MA, Senior Strategic Policy Advisor  

Areas of Expertise: Livable communities, transportation and land use

Brad Gudzinas, PMP Senior Methods Advisor

Areas of Expertise: Livable communities, urban planning, transportation, policy research, data science and data-driven decision making

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Susan Reinhard is senior vice president and director of AARP Public Policy Institute. Read her latest blogs on family caregiving, healthy living, nursing and more. Read Susan's Blogs