Elizabeth Grant and Stacey Jordan, Senior U.S. Department of Education Officials, Join the American Institutes for Research

Washington, D.C. – Elizabeth Grant and Stacey Jordan, who served as senior policy officials with the U.S. Department of Education, have joined the American Institutes for Research (AIR) as members of AIR’s Education Program.

Grant is Vice President for the Education Program and will coordinate policy, research and technical assistance work. In the Office of Elementary and Secondary Education since 2010, Grant was Chief of Staff and previously served as a Senior Policy Advisor.

Jordan is Director of the Education Program’s new Policy Center, which connects research and practice to policy and policymakers. At the Education Department, Jordan was appointed Director of Intergovernmental Affairs in 2009 and named Deputy Assistant Secretary in 2010.

“AIR’s work bridges research, policy and practice. Liz and Stacey’s strong credentials and expertise add value to our work and to our commitment to improve learning for all,” said AIR Executive Vice President Gina Burkhardt, Director of the Education Program.

About AIR
Established in 1946, with headquarters in Washington, D.C., the American Institutes for Research (AIR) is a nonpartisan, not-for-profit organization that conducts behavioral and social science research and delivers technical assistance both domestically and internationally in the areas of health, education, and workforce productivity. For more information, visit www.air.org.

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