Project Analyst

Kedarious Colbert is a project analyst in B&D’s Irvine, CA office. As an analyst, he provides project support for higher education planning and implementation. He has a background in PK-12 education policy, school planning, and public policies. Before joining B&D, Mr. Colbert was a planner in Texas focusing on long-range municipal planning. While there, he assisted with the adoption and implementation of two small area plans and a historic preservation master plan. Mr. Colbert holds a Master of City and Regional Planning from Cornell University and a Bachelor of Science degree from Texas Southern University in Public Affairs where he served as student body president. As a Miller-Sidgwick International Exchange Scholar, he also studied at Central European University in Budapest, Hungary completing a Master of Sociology and Social Anthropology. Determined to impact education, Mr. Colbert is the founding CEO of an educational non-profit and board member of the Telluride Association. Collectively, these professional and personal experiences ground his interest in advancing and empowering higher education communities.

Masters of Regional Planning (Cornell University)

Masters of Sociology and Social Anthropology (Central European University)

B.S. Public Affairs (Texas Southern University)