Erica Allen



Issue Areas: Advocacy, early childhood development, sexual  and reproductive health and rights (SRHR), racial equity, and workforce development

# Organizations Coached: 21

Languages: English, Spanish

Joined L4G: 2021

Superpower: Using data to create change

Erica has worked in the field of research and evaluation for over 15 years, sharpening her skills in the design of data collection tools, data analysis, and program improvement. She has extensive experience in implementing participatory qualitative methods to evaluate program effectiveness, and in helping organizations build their evaluation capacity. Previously, Erica worked for International Planned Parenthood Federation. She is deeply committed to social justice and approaches her work with a lens of racial and gender equity.

Why Feedback?

Focusing on the experiences of clients is the most authentic way to assess the effectiveness of a program. If we truly want to be equitable and inclusive, we need to listen to and incorporate the voices of those being served.