Affiliated Organizations

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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.

Click on the AO name to visit the website or email the AO contact listed​.

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) 
Ying Zhou 

Research & Planning Group for California Community Colleges, The (RP Group)
Olivia Loy

International AOs

Australasian Association for Institutional Research (AAIR)
Don Johnston

Canadian Institutional Research and Planning Association (CIRPA)
Mike Krywy

European Association for Institutional Research (EAIR)
Gerlof Groenewoud 

Middle East North Africa AIR (MENA-AIR)*
Dianne Naufel

Philippine Association of Institutions for Research
Genaro V. Japos

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

Southern African Association for Institutional Research (SAAIR)
Carin Strydom  

Taiwan Association for Institutional Research (TW-AIR)
Ching-Jong Liao


U.S. Regional AOs

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

Gulf Coast Association for Institutional Research (GCAIR)
Amber Lummus

Mid-America Association for Institutional Research (MidAIR)
Shonda Ireland

New England Educational Assessment Network (NEEAN)
Qing Mack

North East Association for Institutional Research (NEAIR)
Annemarie Bartlett

Pacific Association for Institutional Research (PacAIR)
Kathy Pulotu

Pacific Northwest Association for Institutional Research and Planning (PNAIRP)
Russell Cannon

Southeastern Association for Community College Research (SACCR)
Marjorie Kuezi-Nke

Southern Association for Institutional Research (SAIR)
Matthew Campbell 

Southern University Group
Gary Gunderman

U.S. State/Local AOs

Alabama Association for Institutional Research (ALAIR)
Kelly Birchfield

Arizona Association for Institutional Research (AZAIR) 
Michael Merica

Association for Institutional Research & Planning Officers (AIRPO)
Rachel Link

California Association for Institutional Research (CAIR)
Brianna Moore-Trieu

Connecticut Association for Institutional Research (CONNAIR)
David Hemenway

Florida Association for Institutional Research (FAIR)
Lauren Haddad Friedman

Illinois Association for Institutional Research (IAIR)
Tanya Ternes

Indiana Association for Institutional Research (INAIR)
Brooke Moreland

Iowa Community College Association of Institutional Research
Joseph C. DeHart

Louisiana Association for Institutional Research (LAIR)
Charles Miller

Mississippi Association for Institutional Research (MAIR)
Carley Dear

North Carolina Association for Institutional Research (NCAIR)
Julie Santiago

New Jersey Association for Institutional Research (NJAIR)
Marc Roy

New Mexico Association for Institutional Research and Planning (NMAIRP)
Marie Julienne

Ohio Association of Institutional Research and Planning (OAIRP)
Joe Argiro

Oklahoma Association for Institutional Research and Planning (OK-AIR)
Matthew Eastwood

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

South Carolina Association for Institutional Research (SCAIR)
Mary Beth Schwartz

Tennessee Association for Institutional Research (TENNAIR)
Mike Hoff

Virginia Association for Management Analysis and Planning (VAMAP)
Brandon Moore

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