Heather Krause is a professionally trained statistician with years of working on complex research problems for nonprofit and NGO organizations. She has a strong love of finding data, analyzing it in creative ways and using cutting edge visualization methods to visualize the results. Her emphasis is on combining strong statistical analysis with clear and meaningful communication. Heather is a unique researcher in that her interest in people and her passion for communicating research methodology and results in plain language make her an ideal consultant. She makes research comprehensible and exciting for those without formal research training. People in not-for-profit organizations who work with her discover that evaluation is exciting and manageable. They begin fearful and end up empowered and confident as they realize the power of outcome-focused research anchored in strong statistical and methodological approaches.
Heather brings research rigor and practical experience to every project. She works in true partnership with a genuine investment in the purpose and goals of her clients. She is committed to every aspect of the work in pace, challenge, insight and application. One of her greatest strengths lies in identifying and seizing opportunities
She is a member in good standing of the American Statistical Association, the Statistical Society of Canada, the Caucus for Women in Statistics, the Canadian Evaluation Society and the American Evaluation Association.