Apply Monitoring and Evaluation Data for Evidence-Based Policy Decisions and Data-Driven Decisionmaking
How can you apply data or improve upon your monitoring and evaluation capacity within your organization?
The Mark turns abstract requirements for “data” into truly actionable, impactful insights that challenge your organization to deliver the outcomes that taxpayers truly need and political leaders have advocated for as part of government change.
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VALID, RELIABLE DATA TO HELP FEDERAL, STATE, AND LOCAL AGENCIES STRENGTHEN PROGRAMS, INCREASE CAPABILITIES AND MANAGE RESOURCES EFFECTIVELY
Using your agency and program’s end goals as our guide, The Mark’s unique blended data framework ™ that incorporates applied research and evaluation will generate the reliable, foundational feedback and strategic insights you’re missing to fuel your program through this administration and beyond.
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Program Monitoring and External Evaluation
Culturally Responsive Evaluation
Statistical Data Analysis and Performance Analytics
Surveys, Focus Groups, Interviews, and Constituent Research
Community-based Participatory Research Methods
Group Training in Evaluation & Data Analytics
National Science Foundation
Department of Education
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541910 – Market Research & Public Opinion Polling
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Our innovative, 100% remote workplace features skilled evaluators experienced in both virtual and in-person collaboration – making The Mark a reliable, flexible partner during the COVID era and beyond.
As you collaborate with The Mark to articulate your goals, you’ll meet many of our key evaluators. Some of them are included here:
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Traci Shirachi, MBA
Traci earned an M.B.A. from Vanderbilt University. Traci is the CEO of The Mark USA, Inc. Traci is responsible for making key business decisions to increase The Mark’s abilities to address client needs. Traci works with all the evaluators within the organization to deliver quality client service. Traci has over 20 years of work experience with consulting companies of various sizes, including PricewaterhouseCoopers.
Jessica Martone, Ph.D.
Director of Research and Evaluation
Dr. Martone earned a Ph.D. and her MSW from Loyola University Chicago’s School of Social Work. Dr. Martone was a research fellow and is currently a research affiliate for the Institute for Migration and International Social Work. Dr. Martone has been involved with immigration and education focused research projects.
Adrienne Celaya, ph.d.
Dr. Celaya holds a Ph.D. in Sociology from the University of Miami and an M.A. in Sociology and Graduate Certificate in Latino and Latin American Studies from Fordham University. She has a background in program implementation and evaluation of research-informed and evidenced-based community projects, as well as domestic violence and child welfare research.
Noely Banos, MA
Noely earned an M.A. in Experimental Psychology from Western Carolina University, with a focus in research design and statistics, and further graduate training in Applied Social and Community Psychology from North Carolina State University. Noely has extensive experience utilizing various research methods; including survey design, focus groups, experimental and quasi-experimental designs.
moriah johnson, mpp, ma
Moriah holds two MA’s in Public Policy and Sociology from Loyola University Chicago, where she is completing her Ph.D. in Sociology. She is passionate about using research and evaluation to partner with community organizations in their strategic goals, while also focusing specifically on diversity, equity and inclusion.
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