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Research & Evaluation

1535 West Jefferson Street
Phoenix, Arizona 85007
602-364-0887 (Fax)
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Research & Evaluation Organizational Chart

Carrie L. Giovannone, PhD – Deputy Associate Superintendent
Yating Tang, PhD – Director of Program Evaluation
Derek Fay, MA (Doctoral Candidate) – Director of Research

Xiaoyuan Tan, PhD – Senior Research Scientist
Whitney Phillips, PhD – Program Evaluator
Forster Okoli – Research Associate, MS, MPA
Catherine Osborn, MEd,MPA – Program Evaluator
Nadia Ghani, MPA, LEAH – Program Evaluator
M.H. Jayanthi – Data Analyst
Susan Russell – Administrative Assistant



We mentor graduate students in the education research fields (e.g., Social Sciences, Psychology, etc.). R&E interns work on current projects with staff and participate in team meetings gaining applied experience.

If you are interested in applying for an internship please call (602) 542-5325 or email us at R&