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What We Do

The Department of Institutional Effectiveness and Planning (IE&P) provides tools for planning and methods for documenting intended outcomes of programs and services. IE&P maintains a warehouse of current and completed department plans, program reviews, and accreditation-related documents in Insight, the Universities assessment management software. We provide workshops and consultation to faculty and staff to increase knowledge and awareness of planning and assessment practices and coach academic department chairs and operational directors on the development and refinement of outcome assessment plans.

Furthermore, as a part of the division of Planning, Budget & Human Resources, IE&P leads, coordinates, and supports selected initiatives and projects related to examining, improving, and reporting on effectiveness campus-wide in key areas of Utah Valley University's mission and strategic priorities.

Who We Are

Linda Makin is Vice President of Planning, Budget & Human Resources

Marc Jorgensen is the Director of Institutional Effectiveness and Planning. He reports to the Vice President of Planning, Budget, & Human Resources and is responsible for coordinating institutional effectiveness measures across campus.

Jeff Johnson is the Assistant Director of Institutional Effectiveness and Planning. He reports to the Director of Planning and Budget and directs planning initiatives campus-wide and assists in assessing institutional effectiveness. 

Corey Leano-Peel is the Administrative Assistant for Institutional Effectiveness and Planning. He reports to the Director of Institutional Effectiveness and Planning and supports the IE&P team as well as assists faculty and staff with Insight training.