About Us


JBA’s mission is to improve the lives of children, families, and communities through evaluation.

Founded in 1979 and quickly achieving a national reputation for excellence, JBA provides clients with credible, relevant, and useful measurement information that

  • Informs program management and policy decisions
  • Reflects competency in developing and applying innovative research methodologies
  • Involves policy makers and program managers in the planning and implementation of research and evaluation projects
  • Reflects the use of multidisciplinary teams with substantive knowledge and methodological skills tailored to each project