Our Framework

EduDream combines CREE principles and rigorous research methods to produce insights that catalyze impactful action — with and for communities.

Our Process

EduDream approaches every partnership in a collaborative manner and embeds culturally responsive and equitable evaluation (CREE) principles across our work.

Our Work

High-quality, rigorous, and accessible work that will empower and motivate you to make decisions grounded in equity and evidence-based practices.

Our Services

Collaborative research that elevates the voices of racially and economically diverse students, families, and communities.

The Hub

A multi-year actionable research initiative generating evidence to advance policy dialogue on K12 education.

EduDream - About Us

About Us

EduDream is a Latina-founded, women-owned, and equity-focused research consulting firm that partners with nonprofits, foundations, and education institutions to provide culturally responsive and community-centered research and strategy. Led by a team of experts, EduDream redefines what’s possible for education research.

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Briana Jarnagin

Operations Manager

Briana Jarnagin supports EduDream’s internal operations and business development as Operations Manager.

​Briana holds professional experience supporting program operations; diversity, equity and inclusion initiatives; and student outreach across non-profit and higher education environments. Prior to EduDream, she held roles focused on member engagement, scholarship program management, and graduate admissions at the American Library Association and Northwestern University. As a first-generation college graduate and Chicago Public Schools alumna, she is driven to work towards strategic, sustainable change to foster students’ personal and academic growth, with a particular focus on creating equitable post-secondary spaces.

Briana earned an MS in Higher Education Administration and Policy from Northwestern University’s School of Education and Social Policy, where her research focused on first-generation college students’ perspectives on academic library services and spaces. She also holds a BA in geography from Northeastern Illinois University, and is a 2019 alumna of the Obama Foundation Community Leadership Corps.

More EduDream Team Members

Monica Martinez

Monica Martinez

Co-Founder

Michelle Oliva

Michelle Oliva

Co-Founder

Elle Cumberbatch

Elle Cumberbatch

Communications Manager

Briana Jarnagin

Briana Jarnagin

Operations Manager

Sophia Velez

Sophia Velez

Senior Project Manager

Angelica Frausto

Angelica Frausto

Research & Evaluation Associate

Yasmin Rodriguez-Escutia

Yasmin Rodriguez-Escutia

Research Assistant

Eliana Whitehouse

Eliana Whitehouse

Research & Evaluation Associate