Patrick Stark

Director, Consulting and Market Research

Patrick has extensive experience using research and survey methods to develop applied, outcome-oriented research. In addition to leading analysis and fieldwork, he helps scope and shape projects. Through collaboration with clients, Patrick ensures that each project is tailored to meet college and university circumstances and needs.

Prior to joining Stamats, Patrick served as an education researcher and survey methodologist at American Institutes for Research, leading and designing projects for federal government agencies including the Department of Education. During this time, he was a key member of many high-profile government projects. Patrick holds an M.A. in sociology from The Catholic University of America and a B.A. in sociology from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire.