Policy Studies Associates

PSA Staff

Yvonne Woods


Senior Research Associate

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Yvonne Woods directs and contributes to studies and policy analysis designed to strengthen organizational structures and processes and support improved practices that, in turn, improve outcomes. With nine years of research experience at PSA, she designs studies, develops and implements data collection and analysis plans, and leads teams in analysis of qualitative and quantitative data. Moreover, she provides actionable guidance and recommendations to government and nonprofit clients that have helped to inform the implementation, adaptation, scale-up, and sustainability of initiatives.


B.A. Yale University, History
Ed.M. University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Educational Policy Studies