Derek Price brings strong understanding of both conceptual and technical issues to our collaborative work, and he is a valued member of our national research team.
Director, Community College Survey of Student Engagement
Community College Leadership Program
The University of Texas at Austin
Derek Price is one of the nation’s foremost researchers in higher education. His keen analytic insights, creative policy thinking, and clear, concise writing make him a true leader in the field.
President and CEO
Lumina Foundation for Education
Dr. Price’s extensive industry knowledge, advanced thinking, and personable demeanor assured us during our first discussion that we’d mad the right choice. The accuracy of our selection was reaffirmed by his final report. Insightful and purposeful, the report reflected that Dr. Price tunes into his client’s needs while keeping a sharp eye on the data.
University of Alaska Statewide Office of Student Services
Derek Price can skillfully synthesize complicated and sensitive conversations while keeping groups focused on important values and objectives.
Project Director, Achieving the Dream: Community Colleges Count
Senior Scholar, MDC, Inc.