Sherri Brokopp Binder

BrokoppBinder Research & Consulting

Sherri Brokopp Binder’s research is focused on household decision-making and recovery after natural disasters, with an emphasis on postdisaster relocation. Her work includes qualitative and mixed-methods studies on the 2009 South Pacific tsunami in American Sāmoa, Hurricane Sandy, and the Moore, Oklahoma tornadoes. She holds a PhD and MA in Community and Cultural Psychology from the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa, an MA in Sustainable International Development from Brandeis University, and a BA in International Affairs from Kennesaw State University. Brokopp is the President of BrokoppBinder Research & Consulting, LLC, and the Executive Director of Ripple Community Inc., a non-profit organization located in Allentown, Pennsylvania. She previously served as the Sustainable Cities Division Director at the Urban Ecology Institute, an environmental policy institute at Boston College.