Rigor – We use methodologically-sound procedures appropriate to the task.  

Precision - From the initial question to data collection and data processing, our focus is on precision achieved through careful supervision of each step. 

Communication – We support open communication to fully understand operations and policy impacts on our data.

Fairness – We will provide clear and unbiased analysis of the essential facts of the issue. 

Responsivity - Our reports are crafted for each specific audience, whether that is the public, the news media or a small group of decision-makers. 

Customer Service – We work closely with our peers and partners to achieve their analysis goals – even as the goals change.


Kim Bernard
Research and Planning Manager