Areas of Expertise: data analysis and visualization, collaboration, systems-level change thinking
“Working for equity is the most important work you can do.”
Drake is responsible for data collection, analysis, visualization and reporting across the organization, building stronger capabilities to use data to improve and measure impact. Drake also manages the development of the tools necessary for the schools and learning communities supported by KnowledgeWorks, while serving as project manager for the Alternative Pathways to Success Initiative.
Prior to this position, Drake managed Network Quality for StriveTogether and supervised the evaluation of network applicants through the Civic Infrastructure Assessment. Before his role at StriveTogether, he led visitor research at the Cincinnati Art Museum.
Drake earned his master’s in public administration at Northern Kentucky University and his bachelor’s from Asbury University. Drake is currently serving as Men’s Varsity Soccer Assistant Coach of the Seven Hills School.