Danielle Yardy is a data evangelist. As the Director of Strategic Research for Edify, EAB’s Education Data Platform, she works with prospective and current partners to embed best-in-class data practices in institutional workflows, empowering campus leaders to harness their data to improve and transform the student experience. Danielle provides consultative guidance to senior leadership teams and is responsible for translating shifting trends in data management into actionable data strategies for individual campus partners through the Edify platform and services.
In her time at EAB, Danielle has worked closely with CIOs and IT leaders across the US, Canada, and the UK to isolate and resolve some of education’s most complex data and technology issues. As a research leader in EAB’s IT Forum and then as a solution engineer for the Edify platform, she has focused her attention on elevating and communicating technology imperatives to broad groups of campus stakeholders.
Danielle earned a B.A. in English from Durham University. Her DPhil (PhD) is from the University of Oxford, where she completed her thesis on judicial burnings in early modern literature.