Telephone surveys, one-on-one interviews, mail and internet surveys, focus groups. Program evaluations, strategic plans, program management, assessments or community involvement research. Whatever your needs are, our wide range of methodologies will accommodate you. Not sure of what your exact needs are? We'll help you figure it out.


Brooke Mitchell / president

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  • Worked as a data analyst at CRPP since 2015, joined CRPP full-time in 2017
  • Received her B.S. in Parks, Recreation and Tourism with a minor in Marketing from the University of Vermont
  • Currently a M.A. student at the University of Connecticut in the Department of Public Policy's Survey Research program, specializing in quantitative and qualitative methods, survey design, evaluating public programs and attitude formation
  • Worked as the Marketing Director in the hospitality and tourism industry for a AAA, Four-Diamond Resort and Spa in Stowe, VT
  • Directs marketing and sponsor initiaties for local Hot-Air Balloon Festival in Stowe, VT, a Top Ten Vermont Event
  • Certified member of the Professional Ski Instructors of America with Children Specialist certification
  • Involved in local Vermont small business marketing associations
  • Avid "skibum" league racer, mountain biker, swimmer, traveler and foodie

Fergus Cullen / executive vice president

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  • Principal at CRPP
  • Graduate of Yale (BA, 1994) and Harvard Kennedy School of Government (Masters in Public Administration 2002)
  • Director at the Yankee Institute – a New England free-market think tank
  • Has managed statewide, U.S. Congressional and local campaigns
  • Named a “Rising Star” by Campaigns and Elections magazine
  • Editorial page columnist for the New Hampshire Union Leader
  • Published in the Wall Street Journal, Runner’s World and frequently contributes to the op/ed pages of several newspapers
  • Commentator on C-SPAN, CNN, FOX and other news stations
  • Fergus is a competitive runner with personal bests of 15:23 for 5K and 2:32 for a marathon
  • Coaches High School cross country team
  • Fergus and his wife, Jenny, are raising three children

Jerry C. Lindsley / founder and strategic partner

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  • Founder of CRPP
  • Masters degree from Fairfield University (CT)
  • Teaches business management, research, marketing, polling, and public policy courses at area colleges
  • Board member for area charities and associations
  • Lectured at prominent colleges and conferences
  • Presented: “Awareness of Radon Gas Dangers among Low-Income and Disable Residents” at U.S. Centers for Disease Control Conference
  • Managed U.S. Congressional and Governor campaigns
  • Selected by the U.S. State Department for an 8-member friendship delegation to Egypt and Israel
  • During college, appointed by President Reagan to the United Nations International Year of Youth Commission
  • Camp committee member and counselor for Camp Rising Sun for kids with cancer
  • Founder and former Camp Director for Camp TaKumTa for kids affected by HIV/AIDS
  • Certified member of the Professional Ski Instructors of America and a junior ski race team coach
  • Licensed Vermont Emergency Medical Technician and volunteer EMT
  • Married, living in Vermont and proud dad of a U.S. Marine and a UVM student


Matthew Bradstreet, Ph.D. / vice president

  • Vice President at CRPP
  • Oversees all CRPP client service from project initiation to presentation
  • Ph.D. in Experimental Psychology from the University of Vermont specializing in neuroscience, behavioral pharmacology, financial decision making, and choice in human laboratory models
  • Post-Doctoral Fellowship at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
  • Managed studies for the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)
  • Teaching experience in cognitive psychology and behavioral pharmacology
  • Annual presentation of scientific findings to the College on Problems of Drug Dependence
  • Published scientific papers in The Journal of Behavioral Decision Making and Psychopharmacology
  • Elected to Phi Beta Kappa national honor society as an undergraduate (Saint Michael’s College – VT)
  • Volunteer experience in community outreach for AIDS Response Seacoast, a Portsmouth, NH based youth and community education non-profit
  • Avid hiker, snowboarder, and automotive enthusiast
  • Married, living in the beautiful green and often white mountains of Vermont


Evan Herrmann, Ph.D. / strategic partner

  • Evan supports CRPP strategic efforts as a lead statistician
  • Received his B.A. in Psychology and Sociology (double major / cum laude) from Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts
  • Ph.D. Psychology, University of Vermont, 2013
  • Worked as a Pre-Doctoral Fellow at the University of Vermont / The National Institute on Drug Abuse
  • And, he worked as a Research Assistant at The University of Massachusetts
  • Presentations have included: The Principles and Applications of Contingency Management, A Natural History of Changes in Cigarette Smoking Upon Learning of Pregnancy, Smoking Opinions and Attitudes Among Pregnant Smokers, and Risk Behaviors, Self Control and College Students
  • National Honor Societies: Psi Chi and Alpha Chi
  • Loves math


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