Surge Fellows...

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Assistant Principal
Rowe-Clark Math and Science Academy
Fellows Year 2019
Associate Director
AMPT: Advancing Nonprofits
Fellows Year 2019
Chief Program Officer
COOP Careers
Fellows Year 2019
Senior Coordinator for Business Operation Leadership Team
Oakland Unified School District
Fellows Year 2020
Education Marketing Project Specialist
Ewing Marion Foundation
Fellows Year 2020
Assistant Principal
Oakland Unified School District
Fellows Year 2021
Founder & Head of School
Allegiant Prep Academy
Fellows Year 2021
Director of College Initiatives
Cristo Rey Network
Fellows Year 2017
Director of Matriculation and Onboarding
Teach for America
Fellows Year 2021
High School Counselor
Back of the Yards IB College Prep
Fellows Year 2017
Senior Academic Affairs Director
College Track
Fellows Year 2019
Director of Community Relations
Chicago Bulls
Fellows Year 2018
Senior Research Analyst
The University of Chicago Consortium on School Research
Fellows Year 2016
Managing Director, Public and Community Affairs
Teach for America Chicago-NWI
Fellows Year 2019
Social Emotional Learning Specialist
Chicago Public Schools
Fellows Year 2020
VP of Talent & DEI
OppLoans
Fellows Year 2016
Equity Policy Strategist
Chicago Public Schools
Fellows Year 2018
Principal
Schmid Elementary School
Fellows Year 2017
Program Manager for the City of Aurora Financial Empowerment Center
The Neighbor Project
Fellows Year 2020
Chief Executive Officer
LEANLAB Education
Academy Year 2019
Director of Special Projects
Chief Education Office, Chicago Public Schools
Fellows Year 2016
Senior Director, Talent and Organizational Effectiveness
Flamboyan Foundation
Fellows Year 2017
Director of Finance and Operations
URBAN ACT Academy
Fellows Year 2021
Assistant Dean of Pluralism and Leadership
Dartmouth College
Fellows Year 2015
Resident Principal
Noble Network of Charter Schools - Rowe-Clark Math & Science Academy
Fellows Year 2021
Director, Alumni Engagement
Teach for America
Fellows Year 2021
Managing Director of Partnerships and Civic Engagement
City Year Chicago
Fellows Year 2019
Assistant Professor, Multidisciplinary
Harry S. Truman College
Fellows Year 2019
Principal
Joseph Lovett Elementary - Chicago Public Schools
Fellows Year 2020
Assistant Director of Education
Enlace Chicago
Fellows Year 2021
Executive Director
The Latino Youth Collective
Fellows Year 2021
Founding Chicago Site Director
Braven
Fellows Year 2017
Founding Director of Partnerships
OneGoal
Fellows Year 2020
Founder & Principal Consultant
Chico Consulting Group
Fellows Year 2020
Director
CARES for Learning
Fellows Year 2021
Founder & Executive Director
Energy Convertors
2018 Fellow, Oakland
Chief of Staff / Chief Human Resources Officer
Kansas City Public Schools
Academy Year 2019
Vice President, Development & External Affairs
Surge Institute
Fellows Year 2017
Vice Chancellor, Institutional Effectiveness
City Colleges of Chicago
Fellows Year 2018
CEO
OneGoal
Fellows Year 2015
Senior Director of Networks
Leading Educators
Fellows Year 2020
Principal
Education for Change Public Schools
Fellows Year 2021
Founder & CEO
The MARCUS Literacy Project, Inc.
Fellows Year 2020
Assistant Principal of Culture
Amandla Charter School
Fellows Year 2019
President and Founder
Teachers Like Me
Academy Year 2019
CEO
Innovare - Social Innovation Partners
Fellows Year 2015
Director for Leadership Development
Idea Public Schools
Fellows Year 2018
Men's Health & Sexual Violence Prevention Educator
San Francisco State University - Health Promotion and Wellness
Fellows Year 2021
Director of Strategic Operations and Finance
Tulsa Public Schools
Fellows Year 2017
Assistant Principal
North-Grand High School
Fellows Year 2018
Director of Learning, Development and Inclusion
Leadership for Educational Equity
Fellows Year 2018
Chief Community Officer
Latinx Education Collaborative
Fellows Year 2020
VP, Talent & Equity
Peer Health Exchange
2018 Fellow, Oakland
Consultant
Boston Consulting Group
Fellows Year 2017
Assistant Dean of Online Programs & Associate Professor of Science
Relay Graduate School of Education
Fellows Year 2021
Founder/Executive Director
PROMISE PREP
Fellows Year 2021
Director of Programs and Partnerships
The Knowledge House
Fellows Year 2019
Bilingual Community Organizer
Stand for Children
Fellows Year 2021
Managing Director of College Access
Chicago Scholars
Fellows Year 2020
Director of Academic and Social Emotional Supports
Golden Apple Foundation
Fellows Year 2019
Chief Operating Officer
Latino Policy Forum
Fellows Year 2019
Director of Student Culture and Support
Noble Network
Fellows Year 2018
Co-Founder & President
Innovare - Social Innovation Partners
Fellows Year 2019
Impact Manager
City Year Kansas City
Fellows Year 2020
Associate Director of Student Success
National Louis University
Fellows Year 2018
Instructional Leader
Legacy Charter School
Fellows Year 2020
Chief Equity Officer
Thrive Chicago
Fellows Year 2016
Equity Data Strategist
Chicago Public Schools
Fellows Year 2020
Dean of Students
Chicago Public Schools
Fellows Year 2020
Director of Strategic Initiatives
One Million Degrees
Fellows Year 2018
Director of Special Education
Envision Education
Fellows Year 2019
Director of Equity, Inclusion, & Diversity
Noble Network of Charter Schools
Fellows Year 2017
Research Analyst II
University of Chicago Consortium on School Research
Fellows Year 2020
Program Director
The Posse Foundation
Fellows Year 2021
Senior Director of Secondary Partnerships
OneGoal
Fellows Year 2020
WOW Training Manager
Youth Guidance
Fellows Year 2019
Postsecondary Coach
Chicago Public Schools
Fellows Year 2020
Academic Interventionist
Gateway Public Schools
Fellows Year 2021
Principal
Gary Comer Middle School, Noble Network of Charter Schools
Fellows Year 2019
Development and Engagement Manager
Kansas City Teacher Residency
Fellows Year 2020
Founder and Executive Coach
DSH Coaching and Consulting, LLC
Fellows Year 2017
Director of Program Design
AUSL
Fellows Year 2021
Network Director
National Center for Teacher Residencies
Fellows Year 2016
Executive Director
Boost! West Oakland and Stockton Success and Leadership Academy
Fellows Year 2019
Dean of Culture
Lighthouse Community Public Schools
Fellows Year 2021
Co-Director of Mentoring
Trellis Education
Fellows Year 2019
Director of Culture and Climate
Chicago Tech Academy
Fellows Year 2021
Assistant Principal
Orland Jr. High School
Fellows Year 2016
Founder & CEO
Shifting Hearts & Minds
Fellows Year 2015
Manager of Community Engagement, K-12 Advocacy
UNCF (United Negro College Fund)
Fellows Year 2021
Director of Program
Pitch In - Wood Family Foundation
Fellows Year 2019
Founder & CEO
Attach Consulting LLC
Fellows Year 2017
Director of Student Activities
Kennedy-King College
Fellows Year 2016
Chief of Staff
The Illinois Network of Charter Schools
Fellows Year 2016
Chief Experience Officer
ElevatED Spaces
Fellows Year 2017
Principal
Impact Academy, Envision Education
Fellows Year 2020
Executive Director
Thrival Indy Academy
Fellows Year 2021
Assistant Principal
KIPP Chicago
Fellows Year 2020
High School Program Manager
College Possible
Fellows Year 2019
Co-Director
Oakland Literacy Coalition
Fellows Year 2019
Director of Language Acquisition and Literacy
Bloom Township High School District 206
Fellows Year 2019
Founder & Consultant
MK Consulting Group LLC
Fellows Year 2018
President & CEO
Kansas City Teacher Residency
Academy Year 2019
Executive Director and Founding School Leader
Rooted School Indianapolis at Eastern Star Church
Fellows Year 2021
Assistant Principal
Farragut Career Academy IB World School
Fellows Year 2019
Vice President of Talent and Training
Chicago Scholars
Fellows Year 2016
Senior Manager of Strategic Initiatives
Chicago Public Schools
Fellows Year 2018
Program Manager
Alameda County of Education
Fellows Year 2020
Founding Associate Director of the Middle Grades Network
To&Through Project
Fellows Year 2017
Founding Director of Teacher Support
OneGoal
Fellows Year 2020
Teacher Resident/ Student Support for 5th and 6th Grade
KIPP CHICAGO
Fellows Year 2019
Vice President, Regional Director - The Fellowship Initiative
JPMorgan Chase & Co.
Fellows Year 2018
Chief Program Officer
Communities In Schools of Chicago
Fellows Year 2020
Chief People Officer
The 19th
Fellows Year 2019
Education Policy Analyst - Student Equity & Advocacy, Office of Counseling & Post-Secondary Success
San Francisco Unified School District
2018 Fellow, Oakland
Founder & CEO
Avanza Strategies
Fellows Year 2015
Founder & Principal Consultant
Brilliant Light, LLC
Fellows Year 2018
Postsecondary Retention Specialist
Kauffman Scholars Inc.
Fellows Year 2020
Founding Social Worker
Kansas City Girls Preparatory Academy
Fellows Year 2020
Executive Director
IDEA Public Schools
Fellows Year 2015
Manager, LGBTQ Support Services
San Francisco Unified School District
Fellows Year 2020
Director of Teacher Support, Year 2
OneGoal
Fellows Year 2020
Director of Equity and Impact (National)
Network for College Success, University of Chicago
Fellows Year 2018
Director of Program
One Million Degrees
Fellows Year 2021
Admissions Specialist
Year Up
Fellows Year 2020
Associate Director of Engagement
To&Through Project at the University of Chicago
Fellows Year 2018
Managing Director
The Teaching Well
2018 Fellow, Oakland
Director of Student Services
Guadalupe Centers School
Fellows Year 2020
Founder
(Un)Learning Space
Fellows Year 2019
Founder & Principal Consultant
SAGEli Consulting
Fellows Year 2015
CEO
Anda Spanish
Fellows Year 2021
Chief Equity Officer
City of Chicago
Fellows Year 2015
Founder
Monique Moore Consulting LLC
2018 Fellow, Oakland
College and Career Readiness Coordinator
Purdue Polytechnic High School North
Fellows Year 2021
Associate Program Officer
Robert R. McCormick Foundation
Fellows Year 2020
Financial Representative
Northwestern Mutual
Fellows Year 2018
Founder & CEO
The Greenline Initiative
Fellows Year 2020
Executive Director and Head Youth Instructor
Integrity Martial Arts Academy
Fellows Year 2020
Deputy Director of Education
Office of Mayor Schaaf, Oakland Promise
Fellows Year 2019
Executive Director
AMPT: Advancing Nonprofits
Fellows Year 2018
Assistant Principal
Epic Middle School, Education For Change
Fellows Year 2020
Senior Director of Post Secondary Partnerships
OneGoal
Fellows Year 2017
Consultant
Transcend Education
2018 Fellow, Oakland
Founder
Rosecrans Ventures
Fellows Year 2017
Chief Education Officer
Kids First Chicago
Fellows Year 2017
Lead of Afro-Latinx Programming
Latino Equity Project
Fellows Year 2021
Director, Secondary Partnerships
OneGoal
Fellows Year 2017
Founding Board Member
GEANCO Foundation
Fellows Year 2016
Associate Principal
Civic Consulting Alliance
Fellows Year 2020
Director of Special Education - Downtown Campus
Intrinsic Schools
Fellows Year 2019
Portfolio Growth Manager
A Better Chicago
Fellows Year 2021
Associate Director of College Initiatives
Cristo Rey Network
Fellows Year 2016
President & CEO (Founder)
Latinx Education Collaborative
Academy Year 2019
Director of Fiscal Partnerships
California School-Age Consortium
Fellows Year 2019
Senior Associate
Civic Consulting Alliance
Fellows Year 2018
Co-Founder & CEO
SPAAT
2018 Fellow, Oakland
Deputy Director of Outreach
Education Post
Fellows Year 2020
Director of Career and Leadership Development
Chicago Scholars
Fellows Year 2020
Director of Community and College Engagement
Chicago Scholars
Fellows Year 2021
Dean of Students
Ewing Marion Kauffman School
Fellows Year 2020
Director of College Persistence
The Academy Group
Fellows Year 2017
Managing Director of College Success
Chicago Scholars
Fellows Year 2017
Co-Founder & Principal Consultant
Project Restore Initiative LLC
Fellows Year 2019
College and Career Coach
Chicago Public Schools - Solorio Academy High School
Fellows Year 2021
Assistant Principal
Achieve Academy: Education for Change Public Schools
Fellows Year 2021
Director of Community Engagement
Advance Illinois
Fellows Year 2021
Associate Director, Undergraduate Enrollment and Partnerships
National Louis University
Fellows Year 2020
Founder & CEO
Teachers Who Pray
Fellows Year 2016
Founder
Aya Coffee and Books
Fellows Year 2020
Founder and Executive Director
The Transition Academy
Fellows Year 2020
Learning & Evaluation Director
City Year Kansas City
Academy Year 2019
Director of Curriculum and Learning
Tandem, Partners in Early Learning
2018 Fellow, Oakland
Director of Title IX Compliance and Training
Chicago Public Schools
Fellows Year 2019
Director of ESOL and Migrant Programs
Kansas City, Kansas Public Schools
Fellows Year 2020
Director of Mentor Engagement
Starfish Initiative
Fellows Year 2021
Assistant Principal
KIPP Chicago - Bloom College Prep
Fellows Year 2021
Assistant Professor, Practice
Relay Graduate School of Education
Fellows Year 2021
Director of Strategy and Engagement
Praxis Institute Chicago
Fellows Year 2019
Assistant Principal
Achieve Academy, Education for Change Public Schools
Fellows Year 2020
Senior Admission Counselor
University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Business
Fellows Year 2015
Wellness Coach
Libérate Life Coaching
Fellows Year 2018
Business Manager
Roses in Concrete Community School
Fellows Year 2021
Dean of Instruction
Education for Change
Fellows Year 2020
Director of Engagement - Education
Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation
Academy Year 2019
Director, Strategic Projects
Kids First Chicago
Fellows Year 2015
Executive Director
Urban Ed Academy
2018 Fellow, Oakland
Managing Director, Development
Teach For America
Fellows Year 2017
Director of Partner Engagement
AUSL (Academy for Urban School Leadership)
Fellows Year 2020
Program Manager
Office of Social and Emotional Learning, Oakland Unified School District
Fellows Year 2020
Executive Director
Camp Phoenix
Fellows Year 2020
Associate Director for Graduate Advising
University of Chicago Professional Education
Fellows Year 2015
Executive Director
LEAP (Language Empowers All People)
Fellows Year 2019
Principal
Bronzeville Classical School
Fellows Year 2018
8th Grade Math Teacher
East Bay Innovation Academy
Fellows Year 2021
Director of Human Resources
United Inner City Services
Academy Year 2019
Outreach Director & Policy/Partnerships Lead
Educators for Excellence (E4E) - Chicago
Fellows Year 2021
Principal of Amidon-Bowen Elementary School
District of Columbia Public Schools
Fellows Year 2016
Director
Enrich Chicago
Fellows Year 2017
College Financial Coach & Partnership Coordinator
Moneythink
Fellows Year 2021
Founder
Dreams Consulting
Fellows Year 2020
Instructional Coach
Indianapolis Public Schools
Fellows Year 2021
Chief of Growth and Innovation
Umoja Student Development Corporation
Fellows Year 2019
Program Manager, School Enrollment
SMART
Fellows Year 2021
Assistant Principal
Roosevelt High School
Fellows Year 2018
Education Director
Felton Institute
Fellows Year 2021
Senior Program Manager
Oakland Promise
Fellows Year 2019
Senior Director of Teacher Support
OneGoal
Fellows Year 2018
Literacy Partnerships Program Manager
BUILD
Fellows Year 2020
Investment Banking Associate
Bank of America
Fellows Year 2017
Manager, Recruitment
San Francisco Unified School District
Fellows Year 2020
Research Associate
Office of Community College Research and Leadership - University of Illinois
Fellows Year 2021
Chief Student Officer-Skilled KC Technical Institute
Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation
Academy Year 2019
Assistant Director of High School Placement and Alumni Support
LEARN Charter School Network
Fellows Year 2018
Principal
Purdue Polytechnic High School North
Fellows Year 2021
National Director - Becoming A Man (BAM)
Youth Guidance
2018 Fellow, Chicago
Director of Teacher Support
OneGoal
Fellows Year 2020
Director of Admissions
Kansas City Public Schools
Fellows Year 2020
Executive Director
Show Me KC Schools
Academy Year 2019
Founding Principal
United Schools of Indianapolis, Avondale Meadows Middle School
Fellows Year 2021
Assistant Principal
Chicago Tech Academy
Fellows Year 2020
Teacher
Chicago Public Schools - National Teachers Academy
Fellows Year 2021
Director of Operations
Kauffman Scholars
Academy Year 2019
Executive Director, Michigan Region
Distinctive Schools
Fellows Year 2015
Assistant Director of Admissions and Outreach Coordinator
Urban School
Fellows Year 2021
Director of Counseling and Support Services/AVID District Director
Kansas City Public Schools
Fellows Year 2020
Special Projects Manager
Chicago Public Schools
Fellows Year 2019
Director of Alder Bay Teacher Residency at Alder Graduate School of Education
Envision Education
Fellows Year 2021
Executive Director
CICS Global Leaders Initiative
Fellows Year 2020
Executive Director of Student Support Services
Kansas City Public Schools
Fellows Year 2020
Public Policy Manager
Alliance For A Better Community
2018 Fellow, Oakland
Trainer / Coach / Adjunct Professor
SEEDS and Chabot College
2018 Fellow, Oakland