Stephanie Ratmeyer, MA, Consulting Partner.  After more than two decades working in small business, non-profit, and education contexts, Stephanie has extensive experience with program implementation and evaluation.

Douglas E. Harris, PhD, Consulting Partner.  As Director of Core Research and Evaluation (CRE) Douglas Harris provides professional development and technical assistance to schools, districts, state agencies, and other educational organizations. Doug has served as a principal, assistant superintendent, and superintendent in his more than thirty years as an educational leader.

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We bring a broad portfolio of experience, knowledge and skills to your project, allowing us to tailor our work to your specific goals and constraints, using the most appropriate and sound mix of design and  methods.

Ruth Farrell, MBA, Research Associate.  Ruth recently retired after a forty-year career at the University of  Vermont, having served in a variety of roles within the University's grant-seeking enterprise, most recently as the University's Associate Vice President for Research Administration. 

Bud Meyers, PhD, Director.  Professor Emeritus at the University of  Vermont (UVM) where he taught quantitative methods, evaluation design and  leadership development from 1971 through 2013, Bud has designed and conducted program evaluations for a wide range of education and human service programs.  Most recently, he directed the James M. Jeffords Center for Policy Research at UVM. 

Our Team