Roberta E. Gealt
ROBERTA E. GEALT (M.A., 1985; M.Ed., University of Delaware, 1975) is an Associate Scientist with the Center. Ms. Gealt has a background in child development with special interests in learning and logic. At the Center since 1994, Ms. Gealt has managed numerous projects including annual surveys of substance use and related behaviors in Delaware Public Schools. Ms. Gealt is the Project Director for the University/Schools Alliance, a coalition of the University of Delaware and Delaware public, private and parochial high schools, and state and community agencies focused on reducing youth substance use; Principal Investigator of the Drug-Free Communities Support Program grant from the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, and the School Health Leadership Institute for Non-Public Schools from the Delaware Department of Education and sub-grantee of the Delaware Office of Highway Safety/Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention's Enforcing Underage Drinking Laws Program, and the Impact Tobacco Program.