Affiliated Organizations

The Affiliated Organizations (AOs) listed on this page are independent of AIR but share a common mission of data use for the improvement of higher education.

While AOs are not chapters of or legally connected to the Association for Institutional Research, AIR values and invests in relationships with these organizations. 

Many AIR members also purchase memberships from multiple AOs for the professional development and networking opportunities each group offers.

Non-Geographic AOs

Achieving the Dream (ATD) 
Laurie Heacock

Catholic Higher Education Research Cooperative (CHERC)
Laura Uerling

Consortium for Student Retention Data Exchange, The (CSRDE)
Sandra Whalen

CUNY IR Council
Tammie Cumming

National Community College Council for Research and Planning (NCCCRP)
Michael Wood

Overseas Chinese Association for Institutional Research (OCAIR)
Yan Wang

Research & Planning Group for California Community Colleges, The (RP Group)
Adore Davidson

U.S. Regional AOs
Visit the respective organization's website for information on the region served.

Association for Institutional Research in the Upper Midwest (AIRUM)
Ron Huesman

Gulf Coast Association for Institutional Research (GCAIR)
Cindy Ullrich

​Mid-America Association for Institutional Research (MidAIR)
Abby Benz

New England Educational Assessment Network (NEEAN)
Curt Naser

North East Association for Institutional Research (NEAIR)
Mark Palladino

Pacific Association for Institutional Research (PacAIR)
Kathy Pulotu

Pacific Northwest Association for Institutional Research and Planning (PNAIRP)
Summer Kenesson

 
 

 

U.S. State/Local AOs

 

Alabama Association for Institutional Research (ALAIR)
Angel Jowers

Arizona Association for Institutional Research (AZAIR)
David Purkiss

Association for Institutional Research & Planning Officers (AIRPO)
Craig Abbey

California Association for Institutional Research (CAIR)
Kristina Powers

Connecticut Association for Institutional Research (CONNAIR)
Brian Lashley

Florida Association for Institutional Research (FAIR)
Sabrina Crawford

Georgia Association of Institutional Research, Planning, Assessment, and Quality (GAIRPAQ)
Katherine McGuire

Illinois Association for Institutional Research (IAIR)
Hoa Khuong

Iowa Community College Association of Institutional Research
Joseph C. DeHart

Kentucky Association for Institutional Research (KAIR)
Christina Bollinger

Louisiana Association for Institutional Research (LAIR)
Emily Saleh

Maryland Association for Institutional Research (MdAIR)
Kara Siegert

Michigan Association for Institutional Research (MIAIR)
Katie Schoonveld

Mississippi Association for Institutional Research (MAIR)
Laura Damm

New Mexico Association for Institutional Research and Planning (NMAIRP)
Todd Dekay

North Carolina Association for Institutional Research (NCAIR)
Robert Springer

Ohio Association of Institutional Research and Planning (OAIRP)
Michael Kapper

Oklahoma Association for Institutional Research and Planning (OKAIRP)
Matthew Eastwood

South Carolina Association for Institutional Research (SCAIR)
Norm Bryan

Tennessee Association for Institutional Research (TENNAIR)
Dennis Hengstler

Texas Association for Institutional Research (TAIR)
Lincoln Holmes

Utah Association for Institutional Research
Joseph A. Curtin

Virginia Association for Management Analysis and Planning (VAMAP)
Jolene Hamm

International​ AOs
 

Australasian Association for Institutional Research (AAIR)
Dave Marr

Canadian Institutional Research and Planning Association (CIRPA)
Mike Krywy

European Association for Institutional Research (EAIR)
Ton Kallenberg

Middle East North Africa AIR (MENA-AIR)*
Maryam Riaz

Philippine Association of Institutions for Research
Genaro V. Japos

Puerto Rico Association for Institutional Research (PRAIR)*
Carmen L. Cruz 

South East Asia Association for Institutional Research (SEAAIR)
Sutee Sujitparapitaya

Southern African Association for Institutional Research (SAAIR)
Carin Strydom