|Bio. Dr. Bobbie Frye is a Strategic Data & Technology Coach for Achieving the Dream. Prior to this, Bobbie led Central Piedmont Community College’s Institutional Research Department efforts to extract data from student information systems and employs various means of analyses in order to better understand and project enrollment trends, explain the conditions of current students, and facilitate data driven decision-making.
She also served as Senior Consultant for CPCC’s Center for Applied Research. As a Senior Consultant, Bobbie created and implemented an institutional research (IR) data-smart solution at community colleges across the country while also increasing the research capacity of IR offices. Her research interests included the various applications of statistical techniques in intervention research and in the analyses of educational research topics specifically in the areas of underserved, low-income, and minority student populations.
Bobbie holds a doctorate in adult and community college education from North Carolina State University, and an M.A. and B.A. in sociology.