Evaluation Manual


The development and distribution of this evaluation manual was made possible through direction and financial support provided by the National Endowment for Financial Education® (NEFE®)1. This financial education evaluation manual was developed by evaluation professionals from the Claremont Evaluation Center at Claremont Graduate University:

Dr. Tiffany Berry, Associate Director, Claremont Evaluation Center (CEC) & Research Associate Professor, Claremont Graduate University (CGU), Claremont, California

Dr. Michelle Sloper, Senior Evaluation Fellow, Claremont Evaluation Center (CEC), Claremont, California

Appreciation also is expressed to the following individuals who contributed to the development and review of this evaluation manual:

Dr. Billy Hensley, National Endowment for Financial Education

Susan Sharkey, National Endowment for Financial Education

Dr. Julie Heath, Economics Center, University of Cincinnati

Dana Linnell Wanzer, Claremont Evaluation Center

Amy Fidelis, Accredited Credit Counselor

Dr. Elizabeth Kiss, Kansas State University

Courtney Moran, Cornerstone Credit Union Foundation

Genevieve Melford, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

Lehil Sunaena, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

Lyndsey Sloper, Independent Reviewer

1 NEFE also acknowledges the following authors who developed a previous version of this manual, which was adapted and revised during the development of this manual, including Dr. Koralalage S. U. Jayrante, Dr. Angela C. Lyons, and Dr. Lance Palmer.