The National Center on Educational Outcomes (NCEO) leads the TIES Center partnership. There are six additional collaborating partners: Arizona Department of Education, CAST, University of Cincinnati, University of Kentucky, University of North-Carolina–Charlotte, and University of North Carolina–Greensboro.

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Sheryl Lazarus

TIES Center

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Assistant Director

Terri Vandercook

TIES Center

TIES Center Leadership Team

Kristin Liu

TIES Center

Deborah Telfer

University of Cincinnati

Diane Ryndak

University of North Carolina Greensboro

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Hansley Mussotte

Arizona Department of Education

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Jacqui Kearns

University of Kentucky

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Shawnee Wakeman

University of North Carolina - Charlotte

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Martha Thurlow

TIES Center

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Gail Ghere

TIES Center

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Jessica Bowman

TIES Center