About the Project

The State Data Project is the culmination of the work of many, including:

Project Steering Committee

John White, Former Louisiana State Superintendent

Hanna Skandera, Former New Mexico Secretary of Education

Holly Kuzmich, George W. Bush Institute, Executive Director

Anne Wicks, George W. Bush Institute, the Ann Kimball Johnson Director of Education Reform

Justine Taylor-Raymond, George W. Bush Institute, Program Manager



Research Partners

HCM Strategists, LLC

Education Results Partnership

Center for Public Research and Leadership at Columbia University

Project Advisory Committee

Rhian Evans Allvin, National Association for the Education of Young Children, Chief Executive Officer

John Bailey, Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, Fellow

Steven Barnett, National Institute for Early Education Research, Senior Co-Director and Founder

Derrell Bradford, 50CAN, Executive Vice President

Jeb Bush, Former Governor of Florida

Matt Chingos, Urban Institute, Vice President of Education Data and Policy

Ryan Craig, University Ventures, Co-Founder and Managing Director

Carol D’Amico, Strada Education Network, Executive Vice President

Zaneeta Daver, Civic Nation; ALL IN Campus Democracy Challenge, COO; Senior Advisor

Aimee Guidera, Guidera Strategy, President

Bill Hansen, Strada Education Network, President and Chief Executive Officer



Nicole Isaac, LinkedIn, Senior Director, North America Policy

Patricia Levesque, ExcelinEd, Chief Executive Officer

Peter Levine, Tufts University Jonathan Tisch College of Civic Life, Associate Dean of Academic Affairs

Susana Martinez, Former Governor of New Mexico

Beverly Perdue, Former Governor of North Carolina

Deborah Quazzo, GSV Advisors, Managing Partner

Matthew Sigelman, Burning Glass Technologies, Chief Executive Officer

Jeff Strohl, Georgetown University Center of Education and the Workforce, Director of Research

Jamie Woodson, Former Tennessee State Senator; SCORE, Former Chief Executive Officer

Carey Wright, Mississippi Department of Education, State Superintendent

Our Work is Generously Supported by:

Anonymous  

The AT&T Foundation 

The BNSF Railway Foundation 

Carstens Family Funds 

Mr. and Mrs. John W. Johnson 

Sammons Enterprises, Inc.