Jennifer S. Norford, chief program officer at Marzano Research, provides leadership for developing new lines of sponsored program work and supports staff in proposal development and project planning.
She has more than 20 years of experience as a teacher, instructional materials developer, technical assistance provider, research analyst, and business development specialist in preK through postsecondary schools. Jennifer possesses a unique blend of development, managerial, and operations expertise with content and programmatic experience in science, technology, engineering, mathematics, and English language arts.
She has secured funding from a variety of federal agencies, including the Institute of Education Sciences, US Department of Education offices, National Science Foundation, Department of Defense Education Activity, and NASA, as well as from numerous states and local agencies.
Jennifer holds a bachelor of science in civil engineering, a bachelor of arts in English, and a master of arts in English.