Collette K. Walton

Collette Walton

Collette K. Walton is the Senior Director of the Survey Unit for UChicago Impact. In this role, she oversees the day-to-day operations of 5Essentials, Cultivate, and Essential 0-5 survey implementations and leads the planning and strategy efforts of the unit.

Previously, Collette worked in project management at Illinois Action for Children and in education sales for Career Education Corporation. She has a Bachelor of Arts with a dual focus in Communications and Journalism from Northern Illinois University and a Master of Communication from Northwestern University.


I believe that all children deserve to be in an excellent school and I'm inspired by our organization's ability to contribute to that.