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Brett P. Foley, Ph.D.

Director, Professional Credentialing and Senior Psychometrician

Brett is the Director, Professional Credentialing and Senior Psychometrician at Alpine Testing Solutions. He has worked with many types of testing programs in licensure, certification, and education. He received his Ph.D. in Quantitative, Qualitative, and Psychometric Methods from the Department of Educational Psychology at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. He is a past-president of the Northern Rocky Mountain Educational Research Association. He currently serves as a Consulting Editor for the Journal of Educational Psychology and on the Nebraska Board of Engineers and Architects as the Public Member. His research interests include standard setting, policy considerations in testing, and using visual displays to inform the test development process.

Fun Facts

Brett enjoys photography, frisbee golf, bowling, reading/audiobooking, tinkering with computers, looking for awesome deals (e.g., garage sales/ auctions/ thrift shops), and pretending to do house work (e.g., mow, plow snow) while he’s actually screwing around on his ATV, and estimating probabilities. He lives in the country outside of Lincoln, NE with his wife, dog, and two daughters.

What's on my bookshelf?

  • Neuromancer
  • Star Wars: Scoundrels
  • The Wind through the Keyhole
  • The Colour of Magic
  • The Winter King