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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Richard Bowman

Albuquerque Public Schools
Chief Information and Strategy Officer
Albuquerque, NM
Richard Bowman has worked in education for more than two decades. Dr. Bowman moved to Albuquerque in 2010 to work with Albuquerque Public Schools as a Harvard Graduate School Strategic Data Project Fellow to increase the strategic use of data and accountability through the Strategic Data Project at HGSE’s Center for Education Policy. While in New Mexico, Dr. Bowman was asked to serve on the state teacher evaluation advisory council (NMTEACH), and spent four years at Santa Fe Public Schools as the Chief Information and Strategy Officer, where he led the digital learning, technology, accountability, and data analysis initiatives of the district. Currently, Dr. Bowman is the Chief Information and Strategy Officer of Albuquerque Public Schools.

Dr. Bowman earned his Ph.D. in Policy Analysis (Education Policy/Quantitative Methods) at the Pardee RAND Graduate School. and holds a Bachelor of Science in Engineering and Applied Science (Computer Science/Electrical Engineering) from the California Institute of Technology.