Charles Framularo

Charles Framularo

Director, Strada Market Impact

Strada Education Network

Boulder, CO USA

Utilize your connections. Try anything. Work hard. Be confident, be humble.


My road in life took a while to figure out.
Graduating college. Discovering psychology.
Taking time off to be a ski bum and live in different places.
Going to graduate school and pursuing my educational interests. Discovering feminist theory, qualitative methods, aesthetic theory.
Working hands on with kids, in museums and for non-profits. But hardly making a living.
Getting married.
Using my network to find a steady job.
Moving to NYC for hands on experience in my field.
Continuing to use my network and develop interests in my field to keep learning and advancing.
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Director, Strada Market Impact

I conduct market research and impact evaluations to help our non-profit's tell their story.

Career Roadmap

My work combines:
My work combines:
Problem Solving

Day to Day

My days are always different, which is part of the fun. But, typically, I am involved with writing survey questionnaires or discussion guides, programming and testing surveys, analyzing data and writing narratives based on data that have the potential to impact our business' long-term strategy. I also spend significant time in meetings and collaborating with colleagues on their business objectives so that the work I do is aligned and valuable.

Advice for Getting Started

Here's the first step for everyone

Utilize your connections. Try anything. Work hard. Be confident, be humble.

Recommended Education

My career is related to what I studied. I'd recommend the path I took:


The Noise I Shed

From Teachers:

"You are at the wrong research institution and studying with the wrong person to get the support you need to complete your work."