Bernadette Wright

Dr. Bernadette Wright founded Meaningful Evidence to help non-profits leverage research to make a bigger impact. She has over two decades of experience designing, managing, and conducting research and evaluation that informs strategies, demonstrates impact, and shapes effective action. She is author of a book with Dr Steven E. Wallis, "Practical Mapping for Program Evaluation and Applied Research" (Sage Publications, 2019). With an interdisciplinary background in public policy and evaluation, her research experience has covered aging and disability, health, human services, racial equity/justice, education, and many other topics. Dr Wright earned her PhD in public policy/program evaluation from the University of Maryland. She is a member of American Evaluation Association and Washington Evaluators. ORCID: