Institutional Research

IR Staff

Institutional Research is located at the Taylorsville Redwood Campus
4600 South Redwood Road
Academic & Administration Building, Room AAB-355



Jeffrey Aird
Acting Director

Phone: 801-957-4090

Joseph D. Diaz
Sr. Research Analyst

Phone: 801-957-4043

Joseph's formal academic training is in research methodology, statistics and social science. He has an M.A. in Economics, a Ph.D. in Sociology, and a background in social science research in the field. 


Betty Starks
Administrative Assistant

Phone: 801-957-4732

Joyce Fernandez
Survey Coordinator

Phone: 801-957-4198

Joyce has been with the College since February 2012, working part-time. She is responsible for creating, processing, scanning and compiling survey information. She is a full-time wife and mother.


Annette Lowe
Research Analyst

Phone: 801-957-4028

Annette joined the IR team in September 2012. She has worked in both full- and part-time capacities at Salt Lake Community College for many years. She has experience with financial and student information data analysis, writing COGNOS reports, and helps compile annual Fact Book for the College.


Debbie Summers
Database Report Manager

Phone: 801-957-4240

Debbie has worked in Institutional Research since 1986. Her B.S. is in Business Administration and she's completed postgraduate training in COGNOS and data report systems. She is the primary author of the College Fact Book, the sole IPEDS keyholder for the College, and in Summer 2012 became the manager of COGNOS reporting in IR.


Jessie Winitzky-Stephens
Statistical Analyst

Phone: 801-957-4584

Jessie has been an adjunct instructor at Salt Lake Community College, and joined the IR team in October 2012. She is responsible for creating and maintaining the IR dashboard and performing statistical analyses of various types, using various types of data. She is also a doctoral candidate at the University of Utah specializing in quantitative methodology and comparative international Sociology.

Lisa Daines
Analyst, Analytics & Data

Phone: 801-957-4203

Lisa joined the Institutional Research department in February 2014. She specializes in queries and data analysis. Lisa has an M.S. degree in Information Systems.


Marie Nielsen
Analyst, Analytics & Data

Phone: 801-957-4107

Marie has been working in institutional research since 2011 and joined the SLCC IR team in 2014. She has experience with PERKINS, Concurrent Enrollment, and other State reports.