Our People

Research Associate II
Christina Bonney

Christina R. Bonney leads research that studies school reform, student motivation, and strategies to enhance learning, teaching, and student achievement. She contributes her expertise in quantitative and qualitative research design, survey design...

Mailing Address

43 Foundry Avenue
Waltham, Massachusetts 02453-8313

Senior Project Director
Siobhan Bredin

Siobhan Bredin is a highly experienced technical assistance provider, product developer, information dissemination specialist, and project director. She brings expertise in information architecture design, collaborative technical assistance, and...

Mailing Address

43 Foundry Avenue
Waltham, Massachusetts 02453-8313

Research Scientist
Vicky Coulon

Vicky Coulon leads mixed methods evaluations of initiatives that seek to strengthen formal and informal education programs and improve equity in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) education. Drawing upon her significant...

Mailing Address

43 Foundry Avenue
Waltham, Massachusetts 02453-8313

Senior Research Associate
Jim Diamond

Jim Diamond is an educational researcher and instructional designer in the field of digital media and learning, focused primarily on the use of educational games to enrich K–12 learning and teaching for students and teachers. He is especially...

Mailing Address

96 Morton Street, 7th Floor
New York, NY 10014

Senior Research Associate

Ginger Fitzhugh leads evaluations that help programs leverage knowledge to achieve better outcomes for young people. She brings expertise in participatory program evaluation, systems thinking, and organizational development—as well as a commitment...

Mailing Address

43 Foundry Avenue
Waltham, Massachusetts 02453-8313

Project Director
Susan Foley

Susan Foley brings expertise in early childhood and afterschool education, project management, technical assistance, and workforce professionalization. She is deeply committed to increasing children’s and youth’s access to high-quality programs...

Mailing Address

43 Foundry Avenue
Waltham, Massachusetts 02453-8313

Principal Research Scientist
Leslie Goodyear

Leslie Goodyear, a nationally recognized expert in educational evaluation and president-elect of the American Evaluation Association (AEA), has led studies at the local, regional, and national levels. She has conducted evaluations and evaluation...

Mailing Address

43 Foundry Avenue
Waltham, Massachusetts 02453

Senior Advisor
Vivian Guilfoy

Vivian Guilfoy has designed and led innovative programs and research focused on workforce development, learning and literacy, and community development. At the heart of her work are ways to grow the talents of diverse learners—especially those who...

Mailing Address

43 Foundry Avenue
Waltham, Massachusetts 02453-8313

Senior Project Director
Rebecca Lewis

Rebecca Lewis works to promote the integration of rigorous academic content with opportunities for students to develop essential skills necessary for success in postsecondary education and the workplace. She seeks to excite students about learning...

Mailing Address

43 Foundry Avenue
Waltham, Massachusetts 02453-8313

Project Director
Sophia Mansori

Sophia Mansori explores and supports innovative uses of technology and media in formal and informal educational settings, youth development efforts, educator professional development programs, and changes in curriculum and instruction that address...

Mailing Address

43 Foundry Avenue
Waltham, Massachusetts 02453-8313

Research Associate
Tracy McMahon
Tracy McMahon brings extensive expertise in designing and conducting quantitative and qualitative research and evaluation studies. She specializes in survey design and implementation; qualitative data collection techniques such as interviews, focus groups, and...
Mailing Address

43 Foundry Avenue
Waltham, Massachusetts 02453-8313

Research Associate II
Kelley O'Carroll

Kelley O’Carroll brings extensive experience in education, program evaluation, and research in child development and family engagement to her work in early childhood education.  She applies her efforts to programs for both institutional and at-...

Mailing Address

43 Foundry Avenue
Waltham, Massachusetts 02453-8313

Principal Research Scientist
Caroline Parker

Carrie Parker leads research to improve programs and policies for all students, particularly culturally and linguistically diverse youth, including those with disabilities and English learners. She examines a wide range of education reform issues...

Mailing Address

43 Foundry Avenue
Waltham, Massachusetts 02453-8313

Managing Project Director
Sarita Pillai

Sarita Pillai, an expert in effective strategies to broaden students' participation in STEM learning and careers, leads national resource centers that advance innovative R&D and deepen understanding of effective strategies to enhance the...

Mailing Address

43 Foundry Avenue
Waltham, Massachusetts 02453-8313

Senior Research Associate
Wendy Rivenburgh

Wendy Rivenburgh is an expert in youth media education, technical support, communications, community building, and instructional design. To all of her work, she brings a deep commitment to empowering learners, supporting the creation of original...

Mailing Address

43 Foundry Avenue
Waltham, Massachusetts 02453-8313

Research Associate II
Megan Silander

Megan Silander conducts research that generates new insights into effective preK–12 education policies and programs. Her research interests include school and instructional improvement, accountability, and out-of-school time learning. She brings...

Mailing Address

96 Morton Street, 7th Fl
New York, New York 10014 

Managing Project Director

Tony Streit is a nationally recognized expert in media education, youth development, out-of-school time, and informal STEM learning. He is dedicated to helping educators harness 21st-century tools to provide hands-on, student-centered learning...

Mailing Address

770 North Halsted Street, Suite 205
Chicago, Illinois 60622