Melissa Irby is a senior technical assistance consultant at AIR. Irby has over 30 years of experience in education instruction, administration, and supervision.
Christina Curnow has more than 20 years of experience consulting and conducting research related to workforce performance and engagement. Dr.
Deanna Lyter Achorn has 16 years of experience in large-scale survey data collection and design with a focus in the fields of education, aging, and health.
Kirsten Rohde is vice president of Technology Solutions, responsible for leading the team that provides client-facing technology solutions for AIR’s Professional Services.
Jamie McPike is a researcher at AIR, with specif
Verna Lalbeharie serves as the managing director for Digital Age Personalized Learning at AIR, where she is a key member of the team that is growing and shaping AIR’s applied work nationally in the field of K-12 education primarily focused on innovative approaches to teaching and learning in the
Ann Williams Outlaw is a technical assistance consultant at AIR. She has more than 14 years of experience, the past eight dedicated to developing expertise in disability research, technical assistance, and knowledge translation.
Garima Siwach is an economic researcher at AIR, where she specializes in econometrics and labor economics research.
Kathleen L. Pfannenstiel is a senior researcher at AIR and provides technical assistance and professional development to states and school districts with an emphasis on improving results for students with disabilities. Dr.
Mary Kay Dugan is a managing technical assistant consultant at AIR. She is passionate about identifying evidence-based promising practices and translating them into policies and effective programs focused on underserved populations including disadvantaged youth and young adults.