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Jared Knowles

Civilytics Consulting LLC
Greater Boston Area
Jared Knowles is currently the president of Civilytics Consulting, LLC. He founded Civilytics Consulting to pursue his passion of providing high quality public performance metrics for government services that are comparable nationwide. He also provides an array of consulting services including statistical computing, research design, management, and technical advice about education agencies.

He formerly served as a research analyst with the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction. There he led the design and deployment of the Wisconsin Dropout Early Warning System (DEWS) and worked on numerous policy analyses for the department. He focuses on ways to display analysis results that are interpretable and actionable by decision makers. He completed his PhD in political science at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He was also a fellow in the Interdisciplinary Training Program in Education Sciences, an IES pre-doctoral training program in the Wisconsin Center for Education Research.