Marny Sumrall

Marny Sumrall is Executive Director of the YouthTruth Initiative, a national survey project of the The Center For Effective Philanthropy designed to gather comparative and actionable feedback from students about what is working and not working in their schools.

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Challenges in Design For Beneficiary Feedback

“Listening to the customer” is often taken as a businesses assumption. But, solid program design is what brings that assumption into a method for gaining actionable data. Before providing a few practical guidelines on design, however, Marny Sumrall, Executive Director of YouthTruth, starts with a less talked-about question: Are you emotionally prepared as an organization to hear […]

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