Dr. Michael Frye has over 14 years of experience leading research and evaluation projects for federal, state, and local clients. As the director of the Program Evaluation team at FMG, he oversees a team of researchers that are helping clients apply rigorous evaluation methodologies to answer their most pressing policy questions. Mike has led evaluation projects with FEMA, NIST, IRS, CFPB, ED, and other non-federal clients. His technical areas of expertise include research design methodology, statistical analysis, measurement, and systematic evidence review methodology. Before joining FMG, Mike worked in education evaluation at Abt Associates and RMC Research Corporation.
Mike holds a doctorate in education research methods from George Mason University and a Bachelor of Science in mathematical statistics from Virginia Tech. He lives in Arlington, VA with his wife and two young children. In his free time, Mike enjoys playing the piano.