Richelle Davis

Education Program Specialist
US Department of Education

Richelle Davis is an Education Program Specialist in the Research to Practice Division at the Office of Special Education Programs at the US Department of Education. She is co-project officer for the IDEA Data Center (IDC) and the Center for IDEA Early Childhood Data Systems (DaSy). Additionally, she manages the "Annual Report to Congress on IDEA" and the Personnel Development Program Data Collection System. Richelle and her colleagues are responsible for the collection and management of the IDEA Section 618 data submitted to the US Department of Education via the EDFacts systems.

Prior to joining OSEP, Richelle taught middle school special education and served as an Instructional Specialist in Richmond, VA. She earned a Master of Public Policy degree and is currently pursuing Doctor of Philosophy degree in Education Policy at George Mason University.

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