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

(240) 450-0075

Association for Institutional Research & Planning Officers (AIRPO)
Craig Abbey
(716) 645-5488

Catholic Higher Education Research Cooperative (CHERC)
Laura Uerling
(508) 565-1378

Consortium for Student Retention Data Exchange, The (CSRDE)
Sandra Whalen
(405) 325-2158

CUNY IR Council*
Tammie Cumming
(718) 260-5007

National Community College Council for Research and Planning (NCCCRP)*
Michael Wood
(989) 686-9216 
 

Overseas Chinese Association for Institutional Research (OCAIR)
Allan Joseph Medwick
(267) 872-0336

Research & Planning Group for California Community Colleges, The (RP Group)
Adore Davidson
(510) 527-8500 

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
(612) 625-1319

Gulf Coast Association for Institutional Research (GCAIR)
Cindy Ullrich
(
979) 230-3415

​Mid-America Association for Institutional Research (MidAIR)
Melissa Giese
Phone: () -

New England Educational Assessment Network (NEEAN)
Qing Lin Mack
(860) 253-3008

North East Association for Institutional Research (NEAIR)
Emily Dibble
(617) 228-2412

Pacific Association for Institutional Research (PacAIR)
Kathy Pulotu
(808) 675-3652 

Pacific Northwest Association for Institutional Research and Planning (PNAIRP)
Summer Kenesson
(360) 475-7108 

Southern Association for Institutional Research (SAIR)
Sara Gravitt
(336) 414-0593

Southern University Group*
Bernie Braun
(225) 578-1295

 

U.S. State/Local AOs
 

Alabama Association for Institutional Research (ALAIR)
John Acker
(205) 348-4432
 

Arizona Association for Institutional Research (AZAIR)
David Purkiss
(520) 206-4934
 

California Association for Institutional Research (CAIR)
Jeannette Baez
(909) 607-8632

Colorado Association of Planners & Institutional Researchers (CAPIR)*
Robert Stubbs
(303) 492-8631

Connecticut Association for Institutional Research (CONNAIR)
Rommel Guadalupe 

Florida Association for Institutional Research (FAIR)
Marisa Yates
(305) 237-7498

Georgia Association of Institutional Research, Planning, Assessment, and Quality (GAIRPAQ)
Katherine McGuire
(404) 471-6176
  

Illinois Association for Institutional Research (IAIR)
Kristi Mindrup
(309) 762-8843   

Iowa Community College Association of Institutional Research*
Joseph C. DeHart
(515) 964-6279  

Kentucky Association for Institutional Research (KAIR)
Katie Karn
(859) 256-3395

Louisiana Association for Institutional Research (LAIR)
Albertha Lawson
(225) 216-8008 
 

Maryland Association for Institutional Research (MdAIR)
Doug Nutter
(301) 860-3402

Michigan Association for Institutional Research (MIAIR)
Katie Schoonveld
(906
) 227-2675

Mississippi Association for Institutional Research (MAIR)
Carolyn Warren
(662) 562-3927
 

New Mexico Association for Institutional Research and Planning (NMAIRP)*
Todd Dekay
(575) 624-7059

North Carolina Association for Institutional Research (NCAIR)
Laverne Macon-Jamison
(704) 216 6247   

Ohio Association of Institutional Research and Planning (OAIRP)
Sheila Craft-Morgan
(614) 292-1311

Oklahoma Association for Institutional Research and Planning (OKAIRP)
Matthew Eastwood
(405) 682-1611

South Carolina Association for Institutional Research (SCAIR)
Donald Miles
(803) 777-2814

SUNY Association for Institutional Research & Planning Officers (AIRPO)
Craig Abbey
(716) 645-5488

Tennessee Association for Institutional Research (TENNAIR)
Dennis Hengstler
(865974-2140
 

Texas Association for Institutional Research (TAIR)
Mary Barton
(940) 565-3863

Utah Association for Institutional Research*
Joseph A. Curtin
(801) 321-7121

Virginia Association for Management Analysis and Planning (VAMAP)
Jamie Redwine
(540) 458-8184

 
International​ AOs
 

(Africa) Higher Education Research and Policy Network (HERPNET) (Link to journal)
Adesoji A. Oni
Phone: N/A

Australasian Association for Institutional Research (AAIR)
Bruce Guthrie
+
61 2 6367 5347

Canadian Institutional Research and Planning Association (CIRPA)
Sharon Shultz
(
780) 792-5623

European Association for Institutional Research (EAIR)
Peter Hoekstra
0031-203205973
 

Middle East North Africa AIR (MENA-AIR)
Maryam Riaz
+971 55 8050708

Philippine Association of Institutions for Research
Genaro V. Japos
(+63)(08822)72-7459
 

Puerto Rico Association for Institutional Research (PRAIR)*
Carmen L. Cruz
(787) 257-0000  

South East Asia Association for Institutional Research (SEAAIR)
Olivia Legaspi
+63 46 416 4531 ext. 3064
 

Southern African Association for Institutional Research (SAAIR)
Carin Strydom
071 160 5458

 

* No active web site