Patrick Glaser was MRA's Director of Research (and CMOR's Director of Research Cooperation) from 2006 to 2011, until he moved to McKinley Advisors.
With a background in both opinion research as well as nonprofit management, Director of Research Patrick Glaser enthusiastically focuses on research services for the McKinley’s clients. He describes his personal goal for each client as the relentless pursuit of high quality, actionable data that is tailored to meet stakeholders’ needs.
Patrick has an extensive background in marketing research as well as association management—possessing both technical knowledge of research as well as a substantive understanding of associations. Prior to joining McKinley, Patrick spent five years leading internal and public-release research for the Marketing Research Association (MRA). He has also served as a survey methodologist for Mathematica Policy Research, Inc. and as a project manager for the Center for Survey Research & Analysis (CSRA).
Professionally, Patrick has placed a priority on advancing the science behind research methods. To that end, he has published and presented work in academic journals and student textbooks, survey research trade publications, and at numerous professional and academic association conferences. When not volunteering, Patrick enjoys sailing, traveling, and spending time with his wife Gillian and their two dogs. Patrick has a BA in political science, a Masters of Public Administration (MPA), and an MA in survey research, all from the University of Connecticut.
2016 Insights Association Government Affairs CommitteeCommittee Member
2016 Insights Association Research Advisory BoardMember
2015 Insights Association Education/PRC CommiteeChairman
2015 Insights Association Government Affairs CommitteeCommittee Member
2014 Insights Association Government Affairs CommitteeCommittee Member
2013 Insights Association Government Affairs CommitteeCommittee Member