Nathalie Dwyer currently serves as Research Associate in APLU’s Office of Research and Policy Analysis. She reports directly to the Vice President of Research and Policy Analysis and assists with the planning, and scheduling of various projects within APLU. She works as project coordinator for both the Voluntary System of Accountability; College Portraits and the Student Achievement Measure (SAM). Additional duties include troubleshooting website development issues and survey development across the organization. A native of the Washington D.C. area, she is fluent in Spanish, proficient in Portuguese and holds a B.S. in Public and Community Health from the University of Maryland, College Park. Outside of work you’ll find her practicing Bikram yoga and mastering her web design and photography skills.