Amy Roach is a technical assistance assistant at the American Institutes for Research (AIR) and serves as the advisory board liaison with the Region 9 Comprehensive Center (R9CC). In this role, Roach engages the advisory board members in R9CC’s projects to ensure our work addresses the region’s educational needs. Roach also serves as a research assistant for the Equitable Family and Community Engagement project in Illinois.
In addition to her work with R9CC, Amy Roach serves as a project manager and research assistant on several federal and state grants and contracts. In these positions, Roach communicates with clients, supports outreach to stakeholders, and assists with qualitative and quantitative analyses.
Prior to joining AIR, Roach served as a High School Coach with College Possible in Minnesota where she supported High School seniors through the college application process. She holds a bachelor’s degree from Carleton College.