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Sentient Research is a consulting firm dedicated to bringing the best research, program planning, and evaluation services to non-profit organizations, government agencies, and foundations across the US and internationally. Our highly capable staff come from backgrounds in the public sector, private sector, and academia; together we have decades of experience working in the fields of public health, education, healthcare informatics, and communications. Along with a diverse set of skills, our staff share a passion for conducting rigorous research, building effective programs, a love of new technology, and a drive to make the world a better place through the work we do.

Meet our staff:

Jorge A. Montoya, PhD
President and CEO

Aaron Plant, MPH
Vice President

Emerald Snow, MSPH, MA
Program Planning and Research Coordinator

Cecilia OrvaƱanos, MA
Project Director, Mexico

Marjan Javanbakht, PhD
Research Consultant




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