Signe Hawley, Principal of Datacated LLC, specializes in applying research methods to social impact and business questions. For over a decade, she has developed diverse skills enabling her to lead clients in evaluating programs, designing research strategies, conducting qualitative and quantitative research, and analyzing complex, multi-level data sets.
Originally trained as an engineer, Hawley brings rigorous analytical thinking and scientific methods to her evaluation and impact work. While she draws from this mathematical background, her style incorporates human-centered design and is focused deeply on people. She is most comfortable working with diverse teams, having conducted consultancies in the U.S., Europe, and Africa.
Hawley has worked across sectors in collaboration with nongovernmental organizations such as Oxfam and Women Win, government agencies including Denver Public Schools as well as private sector companies, such as Waka Waka. She is energized by projects that enable innovation, growth and positive social change. When she’s not crunching data, she spends her time hiking and cycling with her wife in Boulder, Colorado.