Current Members

HEDS institutions are diverse. They range from small, residential liberal arts colleges with student bodies under five hundred to mid-size institutions with thousands of undergraduates, and a blend of liberal arts, professional, and graduate programs. What they have in common is a commitment to sharing data, knowledge, and expertise to make liberal arts education powerful and inclusive.

The following is the list of colleges and universities that are current HEDS members, as well as their respective primary contacts.


Primary Contact/Email


Agnes Scott College Corey Dunn Director of Institutional Research
Albion College Drew Dunham Associate Dean of Academic Affairs and Registrar
Albright College Maria Querry Assessment Coordinator
Allegheny College Betsy Rhoades Institutional Research Analyst
Alma College John MacArthur Director of Institutional Research
The American University of Paris Taylor Brooks Interim Provost
Augustana College Wendy Hilton-Morrow Vice President of Academic Affairs, Provost and Dean of the College
Austin College Amon Seagull Director of Institutional Research & Assessment
Austin Peay State University Amanda Wornhoff Director, Institutional Effectiveness and Assessment
Baldwin Wallace University Susan Warner Taylor Director of Assessment
Bard College Mark Halsey Vice President for Institutional Research and Assessment
Bates College Tom McGuinness Director of Institutional Research, Analysis and Planning
Belmont University Mary Lucus Director of Institutional Research
Beloit College Ellie Anderbyrne Director of Strategic Research and Assessment
Benedictine College Brian Hulsizer Institutional Research Coordinator
Bethany College Richard Miller Assistant Dean of Accreditation, Assessment & Accountability
Brigham Young University Rosemary Thackeray Assistant to the President – Planning and Assessment
Bryant University Robert Jones Director, Planning and Institutional Research
Bryn Mawr College Richard Barry Director of Institutional Research, Planning and Assessment
Bucknell University Kevork Horissian Director of Institutional Research & Planning
California Lutheran University Cathy Alexander Stanton Institutional Research Officer
Carleton College Don Smith Data Research Associate, Office of Institutional Research and Assessment
Carthage College Abigail Hanna Vice President for Administrative Planning and Innovation/Chief Organizational Development Officer
Central College Nadine Argo Executive Assistant to the Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of the Faculty
Centre College Katherine Andrews Institutional & Sponsored Research Specialist
Claremont McKenna College Colleen Wynn Director of Institutional Research
Clark University Elissa Chin Lu Director of Strategic Analytics & Institutional Research
Colgate University Neil Albert Director, Office of Institutional Planning & Research
The College of Idaho Mark Heidrich Director of Institutional Research
College of Saint Benedict & Saint John’s University Jon Enriquez Director of Institutional Research & Assessment
The College of St. Scholastica Kristina Church IR Data Analyst: Institutional Research & Assessment
College of the Holy Cross John Tardiff Associate Director, Institutional Research and Planning
Colorado College Benjamin Moffitt Manager, Institutional Planning & Effectiveness
Concordia University Texas Trey Buchanan Director of Institutional Research & Effectiveness
Connecticut College John Nugent Director of Institutional Research and Planning
Cornell College Michelle Long Data and Reporting Specialist
Delaware Valley University Regina Benasutti Executive Director of Institutional Research & Effectiveness
Denison University Barbara Wharton Director of Institutional Research
DePauw University William Tobin Director of Institutional Research
Dickinson College Lester Ko Director of Institutional Effectiveness
Dominican University of California Leah Ozeroff Director of Educational Effectiveness
Drew University Alex McClung Director of Institutional Research
Earlham College Michelle Ford Director of Institutional Effectiveness
Eckerd College Jacqueline MacNeil Executive Director, Institutional Effectiveness
Emerson College Michael Duggan Associate Vice President for Institutional Research
The Evergreen State College Coral Garey Research Associate
Franklin & Marshall College Christine Alexander Director of Institutional Research
George Fox University Rob Bohall Assessment Information Coordinator
George Washington University Joachim Knop Director for Institutional Research and Planning
Gettysburg College Suhua Dong Director of Institutional Analysis
Goshen College Justin Heinzekehr Director of Institutional Research
Goucher College Shama Akhtar Director of Institutional Effectiveness
Grinnell College Carlie VanWilligen Associate Director of Analytic Support and Institutional Research
Guilford College Stephanie Hargrave Director, Institutional Research and Effectiveness
Gustavus Adolphus College David Menk Director of Institutional Research
Hampden-Sydney College Christine Ross Associate Dean of Institutional Effectiveness
Hampshire College Edmund (Ed) Melia Director of Institutional Research
Hanover College Skip Dine Young Professor of Psychology, Director of Outcomes Research
Hartwick College Judith Walsh Institutional Research Analyst
Harvey Mudd College Laura Palucki Blake Assistant Vice President for Institutional Research & Effectiveness
Haverford College Kevin Iglesias Assistant Director of Institutional Research
Hobart and William Smith Colleges Don Emmons Associate Dean Institutional Research and Planning
Hollins University Patricia Brokken University Registrar; Director of Institutional Research
Holy Names University Juan Berumen Director of Institutional Research
Hood College Ross Conover Director of Institutional Research and Assessment
Hope College Laurie Smith Director of Institutional Research
Illinois College Robert Sweatman Advisor to the President for Institutional Research and Planning
Illinois Wesleyan University Michael Thompson Associate Vice President for Institutional Research, Planning and Evaluation
Juniata College Phil Dunwoody Director of Assessment and General Education
Kalamazoo College Tara Webb Director of Institutional Research
Kenyon College Erika Farfan Director of Institutional Research
Knox College Anna Clark Assistant Director of Institutional Research
Lafayette College Simon Tonev Assistant Director of Institutional Research
Lake Forest College Kyle Diep Institutional Research Analyst
Lawrence University Kristin McKinley Director of Research Administration
Lewis & Clark College Renée Orlick Director, Institutional Research and Planning
Linfield University Jennifer Ballard Director of Institutional Research
Luther College Ashlesha Pawar-Shirke Director of Institutional Research and Effectiveness
Lycoming College Chiaki Kotori Director of Institutional Research
Macalester College Bethany Miller Director of Institutional Research
Mary Baldwin University Sheila Tolley Registrar
McDaniel College Robin Dewey Director of the Office of Academic & Government Grants
Mercer University Sarah May Director of Institutional Research
Mills College Michael Fleming Director of the Office of Planning, Analytics, and Effectiveness
Misericordia University Sharon Hudak Director of Institutional Research
Muhlenberg College Jan Schumacher Special Projects Manager, Student Affairs
Nichols College Emily Reardon Director of Institutional Research and Reporting
Occidental College Jaclyn Cameron Director of Institutional Research
Oglethorpe University Carolyn Mata Vice President for Research and Planning
Ohio Wesleyan University Dale Brugh Associate Provost for Institutional Effectiveness
Olivet College Maria Davis Provost and Dean of the College
Otterbein University Sean McLaughlin Director of Institutional Research
Oxford College of Emory University Katherine McGuire Director of Institutional Research
Pacific Lutheran University Kevin Berg Registrar
Pacific University William O’Shea Director, Office of Institutional Research and Assessment
Pitzer College Marco Antonio Cruz Director of Academic Assessment
Principia College Roz Hibbs Institutional Research Officer
Providence College Melanie Sullivan Director of Institutional Research
Randolph-Macon College Kathy Walker Director of Institutional Effectiveness and Research
Rhodes College Sherry Turner Vice President of Strategic Initiatives
Roanoke College Jack Steehler Director of Institutional Research
Rollins College Udeth Lugo Director of Institutional Research
Saint Anselm College Dylan Genest Institutional Research Analyst
Saint Martin’s University Sheila Steiner Director of Assessment & Accreditation
Saint Mary’s College Julie Sisco Director of Institutional Research
Saint Vincent College Julia Cavallo Director of Institutional Research
Sarah Lawrence College Thomas Blum Vice President for Administration
Scripps College Junelyn Peeples Director of Assessment and Institutional Research
Seattle Pacific University Cindy Price Vice Provost of Academic Affairs
Skidmore College Joe Stankovich Director of Institutional Research
South Texas College Matt Dabrowski Qualitative Researcher
St. Edward’s University Matthew DeSantis Director for Institutional Assessment
St. John Fisher College Liz Lachance Director, Office of Planning, Assessment, and Institutional Research
St. John’s College (MD) Mason Davenport Assistant Registrar
St. John’s College (NM) Alethea Scally Project Manager, Institutional Research & Strategic Initiatives
St. Lawrence University Christine Zimmerman Director of Institutional Research
St. Norbert College Ray Zurawski Associate Vice President of Institutional Effectiveness and Associate Professor of Psychology
St. Olaf College Susan Canon Director of Institutional Research & Effectiveness
Susquehanna University David Ramsaran Director of Institutional Effectiveness
Trinity College (CT) David Andres Director, Analytics and Strategic Initiatives
Trinity University (TX) Kara Larkan-Skinner Executive Director for Institutional Research and Effectiveness
Union College (NY) Len Schlegel Director of Institutional Research
University of Baltimore Paul Moniodis Assistant Vice President for Institutional Research
University of Portland Elizabeth Lee Director of Institutional Research
University of Puget Sound Ellen Peters Director of Institutional Research and Retention
The University of the South Paul Wiley Assistant Provost for Academic Services and Institutional Research
University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Samantha Surowiec Data Reporting Specialist, Office of Institutional Strategy and Effectiveness
Ursinus College Jack LaFayette Director of Institutional Research and Effectiveness
Virginia Wesleyan University Shane Boyd Director for Institutional Research
Wabash College David Dalenberg Institutional Research Analyst
Wagner College Patricia Clancy Assistant Director of Enrollment, Admissions
Washington & Jefferson College Lindsey Guinn Director of Institutional Research and Assessment
Wentworth Institute of Technology Cidhinnia Torres Campos Director of Accreditation and Institutional Assessment
Westminster College (UT) Nichole Greenwood Director of Institutional Research, Planning & Effectiveness
Wheaton College (MA) Kimberly Puhala Director, Institutional Research and Assessment
Whitman College Neal Christopherson Director of Institutional Research
Whittier College Gary Whisenand Associate Dean of Institutional Research and Assessment
Whitworth University Wendy Olson Director of Institutional Research
Willamette University Kelley Strawn Acting Director of Institutional Research, Faculty Associate Dean for Curriculum, and Professor of Sociology
Wittenberg University Darby Hiller Assistant Provost for Academic Affairs and Institutional Research
Wofford College Ben Bryan Director of Institutional Research
Woodbury University Natalie Avalos Vice President, Administrative Services | HR