Evaluation Consultation Services

Dr. David M. Fetterman


(650) 269-5689


Fetterman & Associates provide evaluation services nationally and internationally.We develop user-friendly tools to monitor, evaluate, and optimize your organization's performance. 

East Coast & West Coast Offices


The majority of projects are conducted within the United States. Selected examples include national work for the U.S. Department of Education and the W.K. Kellogg Foundation, state-level projects from Arkansas to California, and a variety of local level programs, including Portola Valley School District and Nueva in Hillsborough. 

A Selection of Books by Dr. Fetterman

Our primary areas include education, management, medical education, and nonprofits. 

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School Improvement

College Readiness


Health & Safety

Risk Management



Clinical Residency

Program Development

Professional Development

Professional Development

Executive Coaching

Medical Education
Fiscal Management

Standards &


Revenue Generation
Teaching & Scholarship
Organizational Learning



Fetterman & Associates also work in Australia, Brazil, Canada, Ethiopia, Finland, Israel, Japan, Korea, Mexico, Nepal, New Zealand, South Africa, Spain, Thailand, and the United Kingdom. Clients include:  Arkansas Department of Education, Arkansas Department of Health, California Department of Education, Casey Family Programs, Family & Children Services, Health Trust, Hewlett Packard, Knight Foundation, Poynter, Stanford University, UNICEF, Volunteers of America, and the W.K. Kellogg Foundation.

Dr. Fetterman, President and CEO of Fetterman & Associates, has 25 years of experience at Stanford University, in administration, School of Education, and the School of Medicine.  He is a member of the faculty of three universities.  He has received numerous awards, conducted large-scale evaluation projects, published several books, and made contributions to a variety of encyclopedia. His articles appear in Academic Medicine, American Anthropologist, Educational Evaluation and Policy Analysis, Educational Researcher, and JAMA. His op-ed pieces appear in newspapers and blogs online throughout the United States. He is frequently requested for radio interviews, focusing on philanthropy, nonprofits, and evaluation.  As such he is a much sought after speaker in the areas of evaluation, technology, motivation, management, and learning. He maintains an active speaking schedule in addition to designing, managing, and supervising evaluation projects.





The agency provides evaluation consultations, technical assistance, and workshops for both developing and mature projects and programs. Dr. Fetterman also provides a variety of webinars to facilitate evaluation training.



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