Areas of Expertise

Children &

SPR’s portfolio of work includes conducting multi-level evaluations of major national youth initiatives, capturing best practices and lessons learned from innovative youth programs around the country, and developing comprehensive frameworks to measure youth development, program, and community outcomes. Learn more

Diversity &

SPR’s Diversity and Equity work emphasizes approaches that recognize the assets and challenges of diversity and culture differences, as well as prioritizing the goal of self-determination for diverse individuals and communities. Learn more


SPR’s work in education research is intended to directly support funders, policymakers, and practitioners make informed decisions about their investments. Learn more


SPR has extensive experience working with Foundations to assess the impact of grantmaking portfolios, programs, and initiatives. Learn more


SPR works with a range of populations who receive human services, including aging individuals, justice-involved adults and youth, and families seeking childcare. Learn more


SPR has spent two decades studying federal, state, and local initiatives aimed at improving the efficiency of the labor market and ensuring that workers, particularly those who are dislocated or low-income, gain the skills they need to be productive. Learn more

For more information about SPR’s work or to discuss potential projects, please contact:

Andrew Wiegand

Andrew Wiegand

President, CEO, and Principal