Advisory Board

Created in 2018 with five inaugural members, the IMPAQ Advisory Board is being designed to include leading social science researchers and experienced business leaders. The Advisory Board will recommend ways to continue accelerating the company's impact and growth. 


Trent D. Buskirk, PhD
Director of the Center for Survey Research, and Professor at the Department of Management Science and Information Systems, University of Massachusetts.
Larry V. Hedges, PhD
Director of the Q-Center (Center for Improving Methods for Quantitative Policy Research); Professor of Statistics, Education and Social Policy; Professor of Psychology; and Professor of Medical Social Sciences, at the Institute for Policy Research, Northwestern University.
Richard D. ("Rick") Maher
Past President & CEO of Maher & Maher, veteran of the human resources industry, and recognized leader in the fields of managing organizational change and the strategic management of human capital.
Jeffrey Smith, PhD
Professor of Labor and Public Economics, Paul T. Heyne Distinguished Chair in Economics, and Richard A. Meese Chair in Applied Econometrics, University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Kenneth Troske, PhD
Associate Dean for Graduate Programs and Outreach, Richard W. and Janis H. Furst Endowed Chair of Economics, and Professor, University of Kentucky.