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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

Marjan Javanbakht, PhD
Research Consultant




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