Comfort Afolabi is responsible for providing evaluation and data-related support to GEAR UP grantees across the country. As a seasoned professional, she has served in various data management and evaluation roles, generating statewide data reports and visualizations. She most recently served as Internal Evaluator for GEAR UP Georgia, where she led data collection, management and supported research and evaluation for the grant. Her previous experiences also include managing evaluations of Transition to Teaching Federal grants. Comfort enjoys working collaboratively, loves data and promotes data-informed and data-driven decision-making. She is based in Atlanta, Georgia.