Sonia
Drohojowska
Research Analyst

Since joining MDRC in 2014, Drohojowska has been involved in project management and research for several large-scale projects. As the lead resource manager for the K-12 Education policy area, she develops, maintains, and monitors work plans, expenditures, and budgets; communicates with key partners and funders; and supports the development of new projects. She currently serves as the resource manager for the study of Multi-Tiered Systems of Support for Behavior (MTSS-B) as well as several other studies. In this role, she works with the project directors and task leaders on the day-to-day management of projects and serves as a key liaison to funding agencies, subcontractors, and other outside partners. Drohojowska also plays a substantive role in Expanding Children’s Early Learning (ExCEL) Summer: Boosting School Readiness through a Summer Enrichment Program, assisting with site recruitment, random assignment processes, and other tasks, and is an implementation lead for YouthForce NOLA, a project that promotes strong career-technical programs and work-based learning in New Orleans charter high schools. Before joining MDRC, Drohojowska served as a project manager and external relations lead for Say Yes to Education, a college access organization. She received a BA in international relations from Boston College.