Ellen Marks

Beijing Office Director


  • PhD candidate, University of Minnesota
  • BA, Emory University

Ellen Marks is a senior survey director who has more than 30 years of experience as a policy analyst and program evaluator. She has evaluated public and private initiatives and specializes in analyzing inter- and intra-organizational issues as they affect service delivery systems.

Marks conducts studies on education, early childhood services, case management practices, health care, health communication, health disparities, service integration, and welfare reform. Her work involves quantitative and qualitative evaluation methods, and she has extensive experience developing and implementing experimental and quasi-experimental designs for evaluations.