Kinsey Gimbel’s primary areas of experience are qualitative research, survey design and administration, data analysis and reporting, and program evaluation. She trained in focus group moderation at RIVA Training Institute, the industry’s leader in qualitative research training, and as the lead moderator for FMG has conducted online and in-person focus groups with populations including veterans, medical professionals, federal employees, high school and middle school students, and military members. Kinsey has conducted research, training, and evaluation projects for organizations including the Department of Defense (DoD), Veterans Affairs (VA), the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), General Service Administration (GSA), and the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB).
Before coming to Fors Marsh Group, Kinsey spent nine years at Macro International (now part of ICF International) working on data collections and program evaluations for the National Science Foundation and the National Institutes of Health. She also worked at the Center for Creative Leadership in Greensboro, North Carolina, where she coedited the sourcebook Leadership Resources: A Guide to Training and Development Tools.
Kinsey earned a Master of Public Administration from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro and received her undergraduate degree in History and Sociology/Anthropology from Guilford College in Greensboro, N.C. She also received a Graduate Certificate in Survey Design and Data Analysis from the George Washington University. She is a member of the American Association of Public Opinion Research and the Qualitative Research Consultants Association.