Staff

Janice B. Riddell, Senior Program Officer

Janice Riddell is the Senior Program Officer at the William E. Simon Foundation, responsible for proposal review and grant evaluation, with a focus on grants that address connections between public policy issues and direct service in education and other program areas.

She served formerly as External Relations Manager for the journal Education Next, based at Harvard's Kennedy School, and as a Program Officer at the John M. Olin Foundation. She has held other positions in higher education and public policy institutes, and has served on nonprofit boards in the fields of education and the arts.

Ms. Riddell holds a B.A. from Goucher College and a M.A. in Political Science from the University of Toronto.