Project Associate II
43 Foundry Avenue
Waltham, Massachusetts 02453-8313
Shanna Russ provides dissemination and project management expertise to large and small research projects at EDC. Her work reflects her commitment to understanding how the presentation of information affects its reception and understanding. She specializes in website management, public information outreach, and data visualization.
Russ supports the dissemination work of the Regional Educational Laboratory Northeast & Islands, funded by the U.S. Department of Education's Institute of Education Sciences. She manages the project’s website and coordinates the production of its events, which bridge research, policy, and practice, and build capacity in the region. She also supports the dissemination activities of the Research+Practice Collaboratory at EDC, and is co-leader of the i3 Dissemination Community, where she assists grantees in their research dissemination efforts.
Before joining EDC, Russ was an editor and writer for IJET International, a risk management firm, where she produced and edited global health and security reports for multinational and nongovernmental organizations.
Russ received a BA in Liberal Arts from St. John’s College.