This year’s conference theme, "Strength in Numbers," is a celebration of a decade of data-informed progress from across our network and an opportunity to discuss our future direction. Join us for our 10th-anniversary celebration. We will look back at the evidence-informed progress we’ve made as a sector but also look forward to the pressing issues of the day. This year the event will take place at the Charles Hotel in Cambridge, MA from May 20–22, 2019. 

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Andrew Corcoran

I am an Associate Program Officer on the Measurement, Learning, and Evaluation at the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. My work primarily focuses on improved use of education data and evidence, education to career pathways, and internal analytics. I am an R user that is really interested in ways to bring better data and analytics to philanthropy.

Prior to the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, I served as Director of Programs at Thurgood Marshall Academy Public Charter High School in Washington, D.C, where I designed and managed out-of-school time programming and wrap-around services for over 400 students annually. I have also worked for the Child and Family Research Partnership at the University of Texas, the City of Austin’s Economic Development Department, and as an analyst for the U.S Government Accountability Office’s Education, Workforce, and Income Security Team. I have a B.A from American University and a Master of Public Affairs from the University of Texas.