As a jury research support specialist for IMS Consulting & Expert Services, Andrea Batchelder helps plan and execute jury research focus groups and mock trials in locations throughout the United States.
Under the direction of senior trial consultants, Andrea oversees pre-project planning, on-site administration, and execution of research projects and post-test follow up for projects. Specifically, Andrea interfaces with consultants and clients when planning the logistics for all phases of the research project. Additionally, Andrea has taken a leadership role in developing IMS’ online procedure to help trial courts administer online juror questionnaires, as well as assist our senior consultants with logistics during jury selections.
Andrea earned a bachelor’s degree in communication from Pittsburg State University, where she gained a wealth of experience through leadership roles at multiple on-campus organizations such as the International Justice Mission. She now resides in Kansas City and is active in charity organizations like Cops for Tots, Uplift KC, and For the Love of Mateo. Outside of work, Andrea enjoys golfing, hunting, shopping, traveling, and spending time with her dog, Cooper.