5 locations,
1 purpose

Our locations across the United States are part of the same team, but each contributes complementary skills and knowledge to RMC Research and our work.


Portsmouth — Corporate Headquarters

1000 Market Street, Building 2
Portsmouth, NH 03801

603.422.8888 (main)
800.258.0802 (toll free)

About Our Founders

RMC Research was founded in 1966 and was purchased by Dr. Everett Barnes and M. Christine Dwyer in 1985. Both are responsible for RMC Research’s operations as principal owners, corporate officers, and members of the Board of Directors. RMC Research’s founders have dedicated their careers to using research findings and public policy to improve educational opportunities for all children and families.

Everett Barnes

began his career as an educator and principal. He holds a Master of Arts degree in Education Administration from the University of New Hampshire an Ed.D. from the University of Massachusetts.

Chris Dwyer

has an academic background in political science and early childhood education and holds degrees from Mount Holyoke College and the University of New Hampshire.

Arlington, VA


1501 Wilson Blvd.
Suite 400
Arlington, VA 22209

703.588-4800 (main)
888.762.4200 (toll free)
703.558.4823 (fax)


Kyle Snow, PhD ⁠— Office Director

Denver, CO


1600 Stout Street
Suite 1800
Denver, CO 80202

303.825.3636 (main)
800.922.3636 (toll free)


Stephen Meyer, Ph.D. — Office Director

Portland, OR


111 SW Columbia Street
Suite 1030
Portland, OR 97201-5883

503.223.8248 (main)
800.788.1887 (toll free)


Paul Smokowski ⁠— Office Director


3550 Buschwood Park Drive
Suite 270
Tampa, FL 33618

813.915.0010 (main)
800.762.5001 (toll free)


Sheryl Turner, M.Ed⁠. — Office Director