Mark Richards is a Research Analyst within the Cutler Institute’s Disability and Aging program area. Mark has extensive experience in conducting qualitative evaluations of a range of programs, including those focused on long term services and support, individuals with physical disabilities, individuals with Alzheimer’s disease, consumer direction, disability and employment, community support, and transition from nursing homes to home‐based settings. He has significant experience in the coordination and management of evaluation activities, including the development of evaluation designs and work plans, the collection of qualitative and quantitative data, site visit protocols, literature reviews, focus group facilitation, and the analysis of qualitative and quantitative data. Mark is skilled in interviewing and facilitating focus groups with caregivers, elders, individuals with disabilities, service providers and business leaders.
Mark has a B.S. from the University of Southern Maine.