Our Team

Annie  White

Annie White

Senior Research Associate

As the Senior Research Associate, Annie seeks to extend the legacy of Fred Rogers by learning from and working with educators to support their everyday interactions with children, families, and communities. She leads and contributes to ongoing research and professional learning efforts across developmental contexts, including out-of-school learning, museums, childcare, school, and others. In addition, Annie works with student researchers at the Institute's research lab, Incubator 143. Annie previously ran an extended day program for children ages 3-9 and was a research fellow at the Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh. Annie holds a Ph.D. in Applied Developmental Psychology from the University of Pittsburgh, a Masters in Applied Developmental and Educational Psychology as well as a BA in Elementary Education and Human Development from Boston College. Annie grew up on the shores of Lake Erie. She loves to cook, ski, hike, and explore new places.

Engage with our Initiatives

Learn about the programs and initiatives we offer for educators, caregivers, and others who work in the service of children.

Initiatives