Davis Innovations

Davis Innovations

Addressing organizational issues with strategic and measurable actions

Research and Evaluation Services

research and evaluation

DI staff offers a broad range of research and evaluation services tailored to meet each client’s individual needs. Services include but are not limited to:

  • Community and Targeted Population Needs Assessments
  • Feasibility Studies
  • Process and Outcome Evaluations
  • Policy Analysis
  • Research in Best Practices and Evidence Based Models
  • Survey Research (Internet, mail, and in-person surveys)
  • Qualitative Research (focus groups, in-depth interviews, document summaries, forums)
  • Data Analysis and Reporting
  • Online Evaluation including Online Focus Groups and Data Collection

Research and Evaluation Tools

DI staff has the unique ability to create innovative research surveys that will help your organization to create and to conduct diverse online focus groups and to utilize online tools for efficient and effective data reporting and collection.

Sample Projects

New Mexico Department of Education Vocational Rehabilitation – Davis Innovations staff is currently working to provide professional evaluation services to the Division of Vocational Rehabilitation’s New Mexico Reutilization and Acquisition Model Program. Davis Innovations staff is working collaboratively with staff and stakeholders to define a programmatic model and structure; to identify measurable outcomes; and to research best practices in Reutilization Program Models. Davis Innovations has conducted stakeholder interviews, focus groups, as well as telephone and online surveys.

City of Santa Fe Economic Development Division – Davis Innovations is currently working with the City of Santa Fe to ensure economic sustainability in Santa Fe by conducting comprehensive evaluations of ¡YouthWorks! Green Collar Jobs Apprenticeship Program; Monte Del Sol Charter School Mentorship Program; and Santa Fe Complex Youth Education Program. A mixed method approach including pre- and post-test youth participant surveys; online employer/mentor satisfaction surveys; and online stakeholder forums are being used to conduct the evaluations.