Maria Katradis is an education and public health researcher with expertise in youth development, adult learning, international education, teacher education, and quality improvement. She is interested in improving programming and outcomes for youth from diverse backgrounds.

At EDC, Katradis is a training and technical assistance specialist for the Children’s Safety Network. She manages and analyzes data using qualitative and quantitative research methods, provides training and technical assistance, and presents on topics such as quality improvement and evidence-based and evidence-informed strategies.

Katradis is fluent in Modern Greek and English and proficient in Turkish. She holds a PhD in Education from George Mason University, an MA in International Education and a BA in Hellenic Studies and Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies from New York University.