Luciana Cançado is a graduate research assistant at the Consulting Office for Research and Evaluation (CORE) at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (UWM) working in implementing the evaluation plan for the New Pathways for Fathers and Families program, a program evaluation project being conducted jointly by UWM and AMTC. Luciana is currently at the dissertator stage in the Educational Statistics & Measurement PhD program at UWM. She has worked in CORE since 2014 and has served as a teaching assistant in courses on educational and psychological statistics. At CORE, Luciana has designed survey instruments, conducted statistical and psychometric analyses and provided data analysis consulting in projects that leveraged institutional data. She has presented research at the National Council for Measurement in Education’s annual conference and at the International Meeting of the Psychometric Society. Luciana has a Masters degree in International Studies from Ohio University and a strong background in information technology, having worked in the IT field for over 10 years. She expects to earn her PhD in Educational Statistics & Measurement from UWM in 2017.