Colleen Moore is the Assistant Director at EdInsights, and has been with the organization since 2002. Her principal areas of focus include college readiness and success, career technical education, state and system policy for higher education, and regional P-20 approaches and pathways development. Colleen has co-authored numerous reports and articles on higher education policy and finance, higher education performance and accountability, community college student success, the community college transfer process, and career technical education. She is interested in the use of data on student progress and success to inform policy and practice aimed at achieving better outcomes for under-served students. Prior to her work at EdInsights, Colleen worked for several public and private organizations conducting policy-oriented research on a variety of topics, including California’s Employment Development Department, the California Institute for County Government, the Defense Personnel Security Research Center, the Prevention Research Center, and the Center for Health Care Evaluation at the Veterans Administration Medical Center. She holds a Master’s degree in Public Policy and Administration from California State University, Sacramento and a B.A. in Psychology from University of the Pacific.