Tyson Barker, PhD

Chief Science & Innovation Officer


(864) 287-8063 Ext. 710

Dr. Tyson Barker (he/him) directs ICS’s science and innovation strategy by developing innovative tools and strategic initiatives that scale the impact of early childhood programs and policies. He also consults with government, nonprofits, and foundations around measurement and evaluation. Tyson received his PhD in Human Development from the University of Maryland, MA in Special Education and Risk Studies from the University of California, Santa Barbara, and BA in Psychology from the University of California, Davis.

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