Paul Bailey is a senior economist at AIR. He joined AIR in 2012, after receiving a Ph.D. in economics at the University of Maryland. Before that, he earned a master’s degree in statistics from The University of Chicago.
Audrey Peek is a researcher at AIR, where she specializes in postsecondary education policy and administration. She focuses on how students pay for and succeed in college.
Aida Ali Akreyi is a researcher at AIR with a focus on postsecondary education. She has over six years of experience in higher education administration, primarily focusing on institutional research, assessment, evaluation, and strategic planning. In her current position, Dr.
Rebecca Bergey is a researcher in the Center for English Language Learners at AIR. Her primary responsibilities include designing curriculum, facilitating professional development, and conducting research that supports the education of English language learners and dual language learners.
Marjorie D. Cohen is a senior technical assistance specialist at AIR.
Steve Dibb is a principal technical assistance consultant at AIR. His primary responsibilities include serving as a Partnership Facilitator for Research Alliances in the Chicago Office. Dibb will also collaborate with other REL Midwest staff to provide technical assistance to state SEAs.
Irma Perez-Johnson is a vice president at AIR.
Gretchen Weber is a managing director in AIR’s strategy office, overseeing business development strategy, content integration, and research to practice applications for the organization’s professional services division. Previously she was the director of Educator Effectiveness Programs within th