Richard Bowman

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Chief Information and Strategy Officer, Albuquerque Public Schools

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Dr. Richard Bowman is the Chief Information and Strategy Officer of the Albuquerque Public Schools, where he leads data strategy and technology. Previously, he served as the Chief Information and Strategy Officer for Santa Fe Public Schools, leading district strategy and data and digital learning initiatives as their graduation rate increased over 14 points. In his current role, he has significantly expanded the strategic use of data for policy and management.

Dr. Bowman has more than two decades of experience in education policy, research, and practice. He has served on board of the Association for Education Finance and Policy, and is a current member of the Strategic Data Project Alumni Council at Harvard’s Center for Education Policy Research.

Dr. Bowman holds a Doctor of Philosophy in Policy Analysis from the RAND Graduate School, and a Bachelor of Science from the California Institute of Technology.