Signed: Amy Blackstone

Sep 25, 2017

We are excited to welcome Dr. Amy Blackstone to the agency. A leading voice on the sociological study of women and families, Dr. Blackstone holds a joint appointment at the Margaret Chase Smith Policy Center and the Sociology Department at the University of Maine.

Dr. Blackstone has discussed her social science research in a variety of media outlets including The Katie Show, TODAY, Ms., Huffington Post, TIME, public radio, and other local, regional, and national venues. She has been interviewed or had her research mentioned in The New York Times, The Atlantic, and The New Yorker,, and more. Learn more on her popular blog: we’re {not} having a baby!