Big Thought, Dallas Afterschool, and the Center on Research and Evaluation (CORE) at SMU are partners in developing and maintaining ELIS.


For questions related to training, technical assistance, joining ELIS as a user, or questions about what data is available to you, contact either Big Thought or Dallas Afterschool:


For Big Thought/ Dallas City of Learning partners:

Greg MacPherson, Sr. Director of Research, Evaluation & Design
Office 214-520-0023


For Dallas Afterschool partners:

Marjorie Murat, Vice President of Program Services
Office 214-306-8400 x124


For technology questions, such as support logging in or setting up an account, contact CORE at SMU:

Dylan Elise Farmer, Senior Program Manager
Center on Research and Evaluation (CORE)
Southern Methodist University: Simmons School of Education and Human Development
Office 214-768-8465