Local Affiliates

Local American Evaluation Association affiliate groups are professional development groups dedicated to professionals interested in and working in evaluation. These groups support the broad and diverse evaluators in local communities. 

For organizations interested in becoming affiliates of the American Evaluation Association, complete the New Affiliate Petition Form. If you have questions about this process, please contact Anisha Lewis at info@eval.org. 

Affiliate Organization Name and Address of AEA Contact Email/Website
Alaska Evaluation Network (AKEN) Nate O'Connor Raven's Group LLC Anchorage, AK USA

Email: alaskaeval@gmail.com

Website: https://thealaskaevaluationnetwork.wildapricot.org/

Arizona Evaluation Network (AZENet) Jenny McCullough Cosgrove Noesis Consulting, LLC Phoenix, AZ USA

Email: azenet.president@gmail.com

Website: http://azenet.wildapricot.org/

Arkansas Group of Evaluators (AGES) Alex Jauregui-Dusseau LFD Consulting LLC Cordova, TN USA Email: aajaureguidusseau@uams.edu
Atlanta-Area Evaluation Association (AaEA) Hannah McMillan Atlanta, GA USA

Email: atlantaaea@gmail.com  

Website: https://atl-eval.wildapricot.org/

Baltimore Area Evaluators (BAE) Bridget Blount Baltimore, MD USA

Email: bridgetbl12@gmail.com

Website: www.baltimoreareaevaluators.com

Caribbean Association of Research and Evaluation Inc Nelybeth Santiago-Yance University of Puerto Rico Comprehensive Cancer Center Carolina, PR USA Email: acei.pr@gmail.com
Chicagoland Evaluation Association (CEA) Asma Ali Oak Park, IL USA

Email: asma.ali1@gmail.com

Website: https://www.evalchicago.org/ 

Colorado Evaluation Network (COEN) Crystal Luce Aurora Research Institute, Aurora CO USA

Email: colo.eval.network@gmail.com 

Eastern Evaluation Research Society (EERS) Tom Archibald Virginia Tech Blacksburg, VA USA

Email: tgarch@vt.edu

Website: http://www.eers.org

Evaluation Association of Saint Louis (MO) Nikole Lobb Dougherty St. Louis, MO USA

Email: Dougherty@jsmf.org

Website: https://easl.wildapricot.org/

Evaluation Network of Rhode Island Cynthia Roberts Rhode Island Coalition Against Domestic Violence Warwick, RI USA Email: evalnetworkri@gmail.com
Greater Boston Evaluation Network Patrick Kinner Boston, MA USA 

Email: greaterbostoneval@gmail.com

Website: https://greaterbostoneval.org/ 

Gulf Coast Evaluation Network Monica Coleman Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Oxford, MI USA 

Email: Mcoleman@rwjf.org

Website: https://www.gulfcoasteval.org/ 

Hawaii Pacific Evaluation Association (H-PEA) Sena Sanjines University of Hawaii at Manoa Honolulu, HI USA

Email: senap@hawaii.edu

Website: http://h-pea.org/

Indiana Evaluation Association (IEA) Jennifer Borland Indianapolis, IN USA

Email: IndianaEvaluation@gmail.com 

Website: http://www.indianaevaluation.org

Maine Evaluation Society Michelle Mitchell Partnerships for Health Augusta, ME USA Email: michelle.mitchell@partnershipsforhealth.org
Michigan Association for Evaluation (MAE) Krystin Martens Lansing, MI USA

Email: maevaluate@gmail.com 

Website: www.maeeval.org

iMilwaukeeEvaluation! Nicole Robinson UWM Doctoral Student Milwaukee, WI USA

Email: nnr@uwm.edu

Website: http://evaluation.wildapricot.org

Minnesota Evaluation Association (MN EA) Alissa Jones Minneapolis, MN USA

Email: alissa.jones@wilder.org 

Website: http://www.mneval.org

Nebraska Evaluation Network (NEN) Alissa Sutton Parlay Consulting Firm Omaha, NE USA

Email: nebraskaevaluation@gmail.com

Website: https://linkedin.com/company/nebraska-evaluation

New Mexico Evaluators (NME) Michele Banner Crimson Research - New Mexico State University Las Cruces, NM USA

Email: mbanner@nmsu.edu

Website: http://www.nmeval.org

New York Consortium of Evaluators (NYCE) Jill Tirnauer  Sankofa Consulting, LLC, New York, NY USA

Email: info@nyceval.org

Website: http://www.nyceval.org

North Carolina Evaluators Network 

Ellen Wilson Insight Evaluation, LLC Chapel Hill, NC USA Email: ncevaluatorsnetwork@gmail.com
Northeastern Regional Evaluation Association (NREA) Kathleen Toms Research Works Inc New Paltz, NY USA Email: ktoms@researchworks.org
Northern California Evaluation Network Shannon A. Williams, Ph.D. Institute for Social Research Sacramento, CA USA Email: shannon.a.williams@csus.edu
Ohio Program Evaluators' Group (OPEG) Tom Williams ADAMHS Board of Cuyahoga County Cleveland, OH USA

Email: williams@adamhscc.org

Website: http://www.opeg.org

Oregon Program Evaluators Network (OPEN) Chari Smith Evaluation into Action Portland, OR USA

Email: info@oregoneval.org

Website: http://www.oregoneval.org

San Francisco Bay Area Evaluators and Applied Researchers

Tamara Hamai Hamai Consulting Redwood City, CA USA

Email: tamara@hamaiconsulting.com 

Website: https://www.meetup.com/evaluators-researchers/

Seattle Evaluation Association

Rachael Waldrop Seattle, WA USA

Email: info@evalseattle.org

Website: evalseattle.org

Sociedad Puertorriqueña de Evaluación

Maria del R. Medina-Diaz San Juan, PR USA

Email: sociedadprevaluacion@gmail.com

Website: https://speval.org

Southeast Evaluation Association (SEA) Linda Schrader Florida State University Tallahassee, Fl USA Email: Lschrader@fsu.edu
Southern California Evaluation Association (SCEA) Anne Vo Keck School of Medicine of USC Los Angeles, CA USA Email: annevo@ucla.edu
Texas Evaluation Network (TEN) Jennifer Mineo Episcopal Health Foundation Houston, TX USA

Email: TexasEvalNetwork@gmail.com

Website: https://www.texasevaluationnetwork.org/

Vermont Evaluation Network (VEN) Quing Ren Institute for Sustainable Schools - Shelburne Farms Burlington, VT USA

Email: vermontevaluationnetwork@gmail.com

Website: https://sites.google.com/view/vermont-evaluation-network/ 

Washington (DC) Evaluators (WE) Natalie Donahue U.S. Department of State Washington, DC USA

Email:  president@washingtonevaluators.org

Website: http://washingtonevaluators.org/

Local Affiliate Collaborative (LAC)

The Local Affiliate Collaborative meets regularly to share information and discuss issues of interest to AEA Affiliates. The mission of the Local Affiliates Collaborative is to support, sustain, and strengthen local AEA affiliates by fostering joint and coordinated action among and between affiliates and the AEA to:

  • Share information and resources
  • promote professional development and leadership, and
  • mentor and coach affiliates

All Affiliates are welcome to participate in these monthly calls and/or the Steering Committee. To learn more and participate in the AEA Local Affiliate Collaborative, contact the LAC co-facilitators Kari Greene and Tamara Hamai.

If you are a leader of an AEA Affiliate and need to update the contact information above, please complete the Affiliate Contact Update Form. If you have any questions, please reach out to AEA staff via email at info@eval.org