staff bios

Brian Barber

Senior Market Analyst

Brian brings to this assignment over 40 years of experience in the conduct and analysis of surveys and market studies targeted at understanding the demographics and economics of consumer behavior. Among his many assignments, Brian prepared feasibility studies, including market analyses, for the reuse or reopening of several film and live performance theaters in Woonsocket, RI, Medford, Somerville and Adams, MA. The role of these theaters in promoting development and tourism activities was included in each of the studies. Brian’s education includes the B.S. in Geography from Florida State University, the Master of Urban Planning from the University of Washington, and doctoral Studies in planning at MIT.

Roger Margulies

Art Director

As Art Director for Education Collaborative, Roger offers an unusually diverse skill set that combines creative mastery of graphic communications with a wide range of technical skills in public education, brand development and corporate communications. Roger’s additional design skills include developing innovative "look and feel" graphic signatures for both Intranets and Internet Web Sites that are attractive, easy-to-navigate and functionally successful. His artistic talent also manifests itself through lively and engaging logos, spectacular displays and other collateral pieces that effectively convey brand, information, and a unified organizational presence.