Gina Johnson is Senior Associate at NCHEMS. In this role, she works to help institutions and systems enhance data-informed decision making. Her work is concentrated most heavily on developing analytics, institutional research, assessment, and evaluation capacity, particularly through strategic partnerships, collaborations, and data and analytics projects.
Previously, Gina served as the Assistant Executive Director for Partnerships & Membership at the Association for Institutional Research (AIR) where she helped IR professionals reimagine and enhance their capacity to provide sophisticated data-informed decision making in their institutions and systems. She also developed strategic partnerships, including collaborative work with EDUCAUSE and NACUBO, bringing together IT, Business and Finance, and IR around the topic of analytics, and with organizations focused on access and outcomes for underrepresented students, particularly students who identify as Latinx, through work with HSIs, and military connected students. Gina has over 20 years of experience in the field of education, including teaching, policy analysis, institutional research, and association management.
Gina earned her Ph.D. in Educational Psychology from the University of Minnesota and holds an M.A. from the University of Minnesota and a B.S. from Winona State University.