President and Founder
As president and founder of Measurement Incorporated, Henry Scherich provides the corporate management overview for all of MI’s contractual projects, supervising overall project operations and ensuring that the appropriate company resources are available at all times. Since 1980, Scherich and the MI staff have completed large-scale test development, administration, and scoring projects for more than two dozen state departments of education as well as numerous other projects involving field tests, certification exams, machine scoring and processing, development of instructional instruments, and program evaluation. Scherich earned a doctorate in educational psychology with a specialty in statistics and measurement from Southern Illinois University at Carbondale in 1975. After earning his doctorate, he worked for the Houghton Mifflin Company as director of test research and scoring services and for NTS Research Corporation as Measurement and Data Management Center director. These positions involved test development, test standardization, research projects, scoring services, Title I evaluations, and special projects. Scherich has also been a high school teacher and guidance counselor.