Amilcar Guzman is the Senior Manager for Data and Evaluation at CASA de Maryland. In this role he leads the organization’s data and evaluation efforts including partnering with senior leadership to establish evaluation priorities and developing a culture of effective data use. Prior to joining CASA de Maryland, he served in research capacities at numerous Washington, DC based organizations including the Data Quality Campaign, Council of the Great City Schools and National Council for Community and Education Partnerships. In the local and surrounding community, Amilcar serves as the President for the Washington, D.C. Chapter of the CHCI-Alumni Association.
Amilcar holds a B.A. in Psychology and Sociology from Lycoming College and an M.A. in Educational Leadership and Policy from the University of Maryland, College Park. Currently, he is pursuing his Ph.D. in Educational Leadership and Policy (Higher Education) at the University of Maryland, College Park. His research and writing on K-12 and postsecondary education has appeared in the Harvard Journal of Hispanic Policy, Huffington Post, About Campus and Latino Rebels. He has received fellowships from the U.S. Department of State, Hispanics in Philanthropy, and the American Association of Hispanics in Higher Education.