Surge Fellows...

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Assistant Principal
Rowe-Clark Math and Science Academy
Fellows Year 2019
Development Associate
Network for College Success, The University of Chicago
Fellows Year 2019
Site Director
Year Up
Fellows Year 2019
Senior Coordinator for Business Operation Leadership Team
Oakland Unified School District
Fellows Year 2020
Director of College Initiatives
Cristo Rey Network
Fellows Year 2017
School Counselor
Back of the Yards College Prep
Fellows Year 2017
Interim Site Director/Academic Affairs Director
College Track
Fellows Year 2019
Director of Student Engagement
Walter Payton College Prep
Fellows Year 2018
Senior Research Analyst
The University of Chicago Consortium on School Research
Fellows Year 2016
Senior Government and Community Organizer
Noble Network of Charter Schools
Fellows Year 2019
Social Emotional Learning Specialist
Chicago Public Schools
Fellows Year 2020
Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Director
Sprout Social
Fellows Year 2016
Equity Policy Strategist
Chicago Public Schools
Fellows Year 2018
Principal
Schmid Elementary School
Fellows Year 2017
Director of Teacher Support
OneGoal
Fellows Year 2020
Chief Executive Officer
LEANLAB Education
Academy Year 2019
Director of Special Projects
Chief Education Office, Chicago Public Schools
Fellows Year 2016
Director School Partnerships Coach
Flamboyan Foundation
Fellows Year 2017
Counselor
North Lawndale College Prep
Fellows Year 2015
Director of Development and Programs
EPIC Academy
Fellows Year 2019
Faculty
Harry S. Truman College
Fellows Year 2019
Principal
Joseph Lovett Elementary - Chicago Public Schools
Fellows Year 2020
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
Founder & Executive Director
Energy Convertors
2018 Fellow, Oakland
Chief Human Resources Officer
Kansas City Public Schools
Academy Year 2019
Vice President, Development & External Affairs
Surge Institute
Fellows Year 2017
Associate Vice Chancellor of Decision Support
City Colleges of Chicago
Fellows Year 2018
CEO
OneGoal
Fellows Year 2015
Senior Director of Networks
Leading Educators
Fellows Year 2020
Director of Portfolio Performance
Illinois State Charter School Commission
Fellows Year 2020
Assistant Principal of Culture
Amandla Charter School
Fellows Year 2019
Asst. Superintendent of Curriculum and Instruction
Kansas City Public Schools
Academy Year 2019
CEO
Innovare - Social Innovation Partners
Fellows Year 2015
Idea Public Schools
Director for Leadership Development
Fellows Year 2018
Director of Strategic Operations and Finance
Tulsa Public Schools
Fellows Year 2017
Assistant Principal
North-Grand High School
Fellows Year 2018
Regional Manager, Illinois and Northwest Indiana
Leadership for Educational Equity
Fellows Year 2018
VP, Talent & Equity
Peer Health Exchange
2018 Fellow, Oakland
Consultant
Boston Consulting Group
Fellows Year 2017
Site Director
College Track
Fellows Year 2019
Managing Director of College Access
Chicago Scholars
Fellows Year 2020
Director of Academic and Social Emotional Supports
Golden Apple Foundation
Fellows Year 2019
Senior Director, Programs & Quality Assurance
Erie Neighborhood House
Fellows Year 2019
Director of Student Culture and Support
Noble Network
Fellows Year 2018
Co-Founder & President
Innovare - Social Innovation Partners
Fellows Year 2019
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
Program Specialist
Envision Education
Fellows Year 2019
Assistant Principal
Muchin College Prep
Fellows Year 2017
Research Analyst II
University of Chicago Consortium on School Research
Fellows Year 2020
Director of Teacher Support, Year 1
OneGoal
Fellows Year 2020
WOW Training Manager
Youth Guidance
Fellows Year 2019
Postsecondary Coach
Chicago Public Schools
Fellows Year 2020
Assistant Principal-Academics
Butler College Prep
Fellows Year 2019
Founder and Executive Coach
DSH Coaching and Consulting, LLC
Fellows Year 2017
Associate Director
National Center for Teacher Residencies
Fellows Year 2016
Executive Director
Boost! West Oakland and Stockton Success and Leadership Academy
Fellows Year 2019
Co-Director of Mentoring
Trellis Education
Fellows Year 2019
STEM Instructor / Science Dept. Chair
KIPP Chicago
Fellows Year 2016
CEO & Founder
Shifting Hearts & Minds
Fellows Year 2015
Senior Director
OneGoal
Fellows Year 2019
Director of Community Engagement
Offer Aid and Restoration of Arlington, Alexandria, and Falls Church
Fellows Year 2017
Director of Student Activities
Kennedy-King College
Fellows Year 2016
Director of Government Affairs
The Illinois Network of Charter Schools
Fellows Year 2016
Executive Director/General Counsel
Illinois State Charter School Commission
Fellows Year 2017
Vice Principal
Impact Academy, Envision Education
Fellows Year 2020
Assistant Principal
KIPP Chicago
Fellows Year 2020
 Senior Program Coordinator
College Possible
Fellows Year 2019
Co-Director
Oakland Literacy Coalition
Fellows Year 2019
Assistant Principal
Hamline Elementary
Fellows Year 2019
Teacher
Community Day School, Oakland Unified School District
Fellows Year 2020
Director of Talent
ReGeneration Schools
Fellows Year 2018
Executive Director
Kansas City Teacher Residency
Academy Year 2019
Assistant Principal
Farragut Career Academy IB World School
Fellows Year 2019
Vice President of Talent and Training
Chicago Scholars
Fellows Year 2016
Manager of Performance Policy
Chicago Public Schools
Fellows Year 2018
Program Manager
Alameda County of Education
Fellows Year 2020
Executive Director
Spark Program Inc.
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, The Fellowship Initiative
JPMorgan Chase & Co.
Fellows Year 2018
Chief Program Officer
Communities In Schools of Chicago
Fellows Year 2020
HR & Operations Manager
Oakland Public Education Fund
Fellows Year 2019
Educational Policy Analyst
San Francisco Unified School District
2018 Fellow, Oakland
Founder & CEO
Avanza Strategies
Fellows Year 2015
Founder / Independent Consultant
Brilliant Light, LLC
Fellows Year 2018
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
Admissions Specialist
Year Up
Fellows Year 2020
Associate Director of Engagement
To&Through Project at the University of Chicago
Fellows Year 2018
Director of Partnerships
The Teaching Well
2018 Fellow, Oakland
Director of Secondary Supports, National Program Team
OneGoal
Fellows Year 2019
Director of People
Obama Foundation
Fellows Year 2015
Chief Equity Officer
City of Chicago
Fellows Year 2015
Senior Managing Director
Teach For America
2018 Fellow, Oakland
Associate Program Officer
Robert R. McCormick Foundation
Fellows Year 2020
Executive Director
Ignition Community Glass
Fellows Year 2018
Education Project Director
Office of Mayor Schaaf, Oakland Promise
Fellows Year 2019
Chief Dream Director
The Future Project
Fellows Year 2018
Assistant Principal
Epic Middle School, Education For Change
Fellows Year 2020
Senior Director of Post Secondary Partnerships
OneGoal
Fellows Year 2017
2018 Fellow, Oakland
Chief Partnerships Officer
The Academy Group
Fellows Year 2017
Chief Education Officer
Kids First Chicago
Fellows Year 2017
Director, Secondary Partnerships
OneGoal
Fellows Year 2017
Founding Board Member
GEANCO Foundation
Fellows Year 2016
Senior Associate
Civic Consulting Alliance
Fellows Year 2020
Speech, Language, and Audiology Coordinator
Chicago Public Schools
Fellows Year 2019
Manager of Alumni Supports
Noble Schools
Fellows Year 2016
Founder
Latinx Education Collaborative
Academy Year 2019
Director of Fiscal Partnerships
California School-Age Consortium
Fellows Year 2019
Continuous Improvement Work Plan Coordinator
Chicago Public Schools
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
Associate Director, Undergraduate Enrollment and Partnerships
National Louis University
Fellows Year 2020
Director of College Persistence
The Academy Group
Fellows Year 2017
Managing Director of College Success
Chicago Scholars
Fellows Year 2017
Dean of Discipline
DRW College Prep
Fellows Year 2019
Teacher on Special Assignment, Instructional Coach
Oakland Unified School District
Fellows Year 2020
Founder & CEO
Teachers Who Pray
Fellows Year 2016
Learning & Evaluation Director
City Year Kansas City
Academy Year 2019
Deputy Director
Tandem, Partners in Early Learning
2018 Fellow, Oakland
Director of Title IX Compliance and Training
Chicago Public Schools
Fellows Year 2019
Founder
Rosado Consulting Collaborative
Fellows Year 2019
Assistant Principal
Achieve Academy, Education for Change Public Schools
Fellows Year 2020
Admission Counselor
University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Business
Fellows Year 2015
Instructional Coordinator
Erie Elementary Charter School
Fellows Year 2018
Dean of Instruction
Education for Change
Fellows Year 2020
Director of Engagement - Education
Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation
Academy Year 2019
Manager, Program Investments
The Chicago Public Education Fund
Fellows Year 2015
Executive Director
Urban Ed Academy
2018 Fellow, Oakland
Managing Director of Individual Giving
Teach For America
Fellows Year 2017
Director of External Affairs
Civitas Education Partners
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
Assistant Dean of Students/Director of Community Standards
University of Illinois at Chicago
Fellows Year 2015
Executive Director
LEAP (Language Empowers All People)
Fellows Year 2019
Principal
Bronzeville Classical School
Fellows Year 2018
Business Manager
Crossroads Charter Schools
Academy Year 2019
Principal of Amidon-Bowen Elementary School
District of Columbia Public Schools
Fellows Year 2016
Director
Enrich Chicago
Fellows Year 2017
Manager of Data Strategy
Chicago Public Schools
Fellows Year 2019
Assistant Principal
Johnson College Prep, Noble Network of Charter Schools
Fellows Year 2018
Brilliant Baby Program Manager
Oakland Promise
Fellows Year 2019
Senior Director of Teacher Support
OneGoal
Fellows Year 2018
Literacy Partnerships Program Manager
BUILD
Fellows Year 2020
MBA Candidate
Duke University - Fuqua School of Business
Fellows Year 2017
Senior Analyst, Certificated Recruitment
San Francisco Unified School District
Fellows Year 2020
Educator-in-Residence & Chief Student Officer - Real World Learning Team in Education
Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation
Academy Year 2019
Director of Education
The Daniel Murphy Scholarship Fund
Fellows Year 2018
National Director - Becoming A Man (BAM)
Youth Guidance
2018 Fellow, Chicago
Director of Teacher Support
OneGoal
Fellows Year 2020
Program Manager
The New Teacher Project
Academy Year 2019
Assistant Principal
Chicago Tech Academy
Fellows Year 2020
Director of Operations
Kauffman Scholars
Academy Year 2019
Elementary School Principal
Distinctive Schools
Fellows Year 2015
Special Projects Manager
Chicago Public Schools
Fellows Year 2019
Executive Director
CICS Global Leaders Initiative
Fellows Year 2020
Coordinator - Measure N
Oakland Unified School District
2018 Fellow, Oakland
Teacher
ASCEND
2018 Fellow, Oakland