Haley Adams joined the Keen Independent Research team in 2019 as a Research Assistant. She has contributed to qualitative analyses for statewide disparity studies for the Oregon Department of Aviation, Arizona Department of Transportation and State of Colorado. One of her key responsibilities at the firm has been to support the management of subconsultants and facilitation of in-depth interviews.
Haley’s interest in linguistics resulted in her acceptance to the intensive Russian Language Program at the Critical Languages Institute at Arizona State University’s Melikian Center. While abroad in Prague, Ms. Adams studied the Czech language. She also has proficiency in Spanish.
While at Arizona State University, Ms. Adams helped develop an independent study course applying qualitative research methods to human geography.
Crucial to her current role at Keen Independent, Haley’s many years of experience in the service industry has been a cornerstone in her development of strong task management and communication skills.
Haley Adams received a Bachelor of Arts in Geography and a Bachelor of Arts in History from Arizona State University, as well as a certificate in Russian and Eurasian Studies. She has additional graduate-level education in Linguistics from Arizona State University.