Lauren Bates

Lauren participates in a variety of research and evaluation projects at Education Northwest. Her work includes project management of large, multiyear evaluations; qualitative data collection and analysis; and quantitative data management and analysis. When she's not working, she trades her sensible shoes for some strappy heels to do the Argentine tango.

I believe all people should have access to the tools and supports they need to grow and thrive. I'm passionate about education research because it’s the best way to learn not only what students and teachers need but also how to meet those needs.

Senior Advisor – P-20 Learning, Development and Evaluation

Blog Posts

Thanking Dr. Nancy Golden for Her Service to Oregon


August 28th, 2015

Education Northwest salutes Oregon’s Chief Education Officer Dr. Nancy Golden for an inspirational career serving students and the state of Oregon. As Nancy retires from her 42 years of service, she leaves behind an education system that is better because of her contributions. From her role as a...