DURHAM, NC – Alpine Testing Solutions, Inc. is pleased to announce Tracey Hembry as our newest Psychometrician. Tracey will be working with both the Education and the Professional Credentialing teams.
Tracey received her Ph.D. in Educational Measurement and Statistics from the University of Iowa. She previously served as a Senior Research Scientist and Manager at Pearson overseeing work on state student assessments and teacher certification programs. Her areas of psychometric interest include reporting, standard setting, and measures of student growth, as well as improving communication between the psychometric community and assessment stakeholders.
Tracey recently moved to Durham, NC, where she divides her free time between home improvement projects and running after her 1-year-old son.
About Alpine Testing Solutions
Alpine Testing Solutions (Alpine) provides program design, test development, psychometric consultation, analysis, and technology solutions services for licensure, professional certification, and educational testing programs. Alpine focuses on applying industry standards and best practices resulting in practical solutions that enable test sponsors to build, maintain, and continuously improve testing programs. Our staff specializes in psychometric consultation in the context of applicable policy and program design, evaluating and auditing programs, developing validation frameworks, conducting test development and validation projects (e.g., job analysis, blueprint development, item development, item and form analysis, standard setting, equating, security analysis), and technology services for credential management (e.g., eligibility, maintenance) of small- and large-scale testing programs.