Senior Consultant

Rachael Merola

Rachael delivers insights to 3Si clients to help them formulate effective strategies and practices. She brings expertise in mixed-methods research to 3Si.

Rachael is an education expert with nearly 15 years’ experience in research and practice at institutions in the United States, Europe, and Asia. At 3Si, she  contributes her expertise to many projects that merge research, policy, and strategy, such as identifying unmet need for high-quality early learning.

Before joining 3Si, Rachael held roles in research and consulting at a higher education think tank and education services company and has worked in international strategy roles at universities in Spain and South Korea.

Rachael holds a BSc in Psychology and Minor in Women’s Studies from Tufts University and an Ed.M. in International Education Policy from Harvard University. She is a doctoral candidate in Education at the University of Groningen.