Our Fellows

Welcome to our Surge Fellowship directory!

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Charter Support Manager
The Illinois Network of Charter Schools
Fellows Year 2017
Manager of Student Services and School Counselor
Namaste Charter School
Fellows Year 2017
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
Talent Specialist
Sprout Social
Fellows Year 2016
Post-Secondary Coach
Network for College Success, The University of Chicago
Fellows Year 2018
Principal
Schmid Elementary School
Fellows Year 2017
Director, New School Development, Office of Innovation and Incubation
Chicago Public Schools
Fellows Year 2016
Founding Director of Culture and Community
Steel City Academy
Fellows Year 2017
Executive Director
Braven Chicago
Fellows Year 2017
Managing Director of Partnerships
OneGoal
Fellows Year 2017
Associate District Director
City Colleges of Chicago
Fellows Year 2018
Vice President of Program
OneGoal
Fellows Year 2015
Director of Postsecondary Partnerships
OneGoal
Fellows Year 2017
Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Innovare - Social Innovation Partners
Fellows Year 2015
Principal
Instituto Justice and Leadership Academy
Fellows Year 2018
Data Strategy Manager
Youth Guidance
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
Special Projects Director
Intrinsic Schools
Fellows Year 2017
Director of School Partnerships
OneGoal
Fellows Year 2017
Pipeline Programs Coordinator
University of Chicago
Fellows Year 2018
Student Success Coach
National Louis University
Fellows Year 2018
Founding Principal
Butler College Prep
Fellows Year 2016
Director of College Partnerships
One Million Degrees
Fellows Year 2018
Assistant Principal
Muchin College Prep
Fellows Year 2017
School Leadership Coach
UChicago Impact
Fellows Year 2017
Program Manager
National Center for Teacher Residencies
Fellows Year 2016
Lead Education Instructor
National Louis University
Fellows Year 2017
STEM Instructor
KIPP Chicago
Fellows Year 2016
Director School Financial Support
Collaborative for Academic Social and Emotional Learning (CASEL)
Fellows Year 2015
Lower School Head
Browne Academy
Fellows Year 2017
Director of Mentors, Volunteers, and Interns
Chicago Scholars
Fellows Year 2016
Legislative Affairs Manager
The Illinois Network of Charter Schools
Fellows Year 2016
General Counsel/Managing Director
Illinois State Charter School Commission
Fellows Year 2017
Director of Talent
ReGeneration Schools
Fellows Year 2018
Program Manager, Center for College Access and Success
Northeastern Illinois University
Fellows Year 2016
Instructor
Fellows Year 2015
Manager of Performance Policy
Chicago Public Schools
Fellows Year 2018
Vice President, The Fellowship Initiative
JPMorgan Chase & Co.
Fellows Year 2018
Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Avanza Strategies
Fellows Year 2015
Director of Teaching & Learning
Namaste Charter School
Fellows Year 2018
Executive Director, Tarrant County
IDEA Public Schools
Fellows Year 2015
Transition Success and Curriculum Instruction Coach
Network for College Success, The University of Chicago
Fellows Year 2018
Director of School Partnerships
OneGoal
Fellows Year 2018
Vice President, People & Equity
Educators for Excellence
Fellows Year 2015
Staff Attorney
Chicago Lawyer’s Committee for Civil Rights Under Law
Fellows Year 2015
Director of Programs and Innovation
The Daniel Murphy Scholarship Fund
Fellows Year 2018
Impact Director
City Year
Fellows Year 2018
Executive Director
iMentor Chicago
Fellows Year 2017
Executive Director/Head of School
Namaste Charter School
Fellows Year 2017
Founding Board Member
GEANCO Foundation
Fellows Year 2016
Founding Director of College Counseling
The Noble Academy
Fellows Year 2016
Campus Director
High Jump
Fellows Year 2018
Program Manager, College Access
LINK Unlimited Scholars
Fellows Year 2017
Analyst
Bellwether Education Partners
Fellows Year 2018
Blogger, Founder of Teachers Who Pray
Huffington Post, Education Post, Education Week Teacher
Fellows Year 2016
Executive Director
Spark, Chicago
Fellows Year 2017
College Years Counselor
LINK Unlimited
Fellows Year 2015
Instructional Coordinator
Erie Elementary Charter School
Fellows Year 2018
Director
Enrich Chicago
Fellows Year 2017
Director of Family and Community Engagement
Northwestern University Settlement Association
Fellows Year 2015
Individual Giving Manager
City Year Chicago
Fellows Year 2017
Assistant Dean of Students
University of Illinois at Chicago
Fellows Year 2015
Assistant Principal
Skinner North Classical School, Chicago Public Schools
Fellows Year 2018
Principal of Amidon-Bowen Elementary School
District of Columbia Public Schools
Fellows Year 2016
Assistant Principal
Johnson College Prep, Noble Network of Charter Schools
Fellows Year 2018
Director of Teacher Support
OneGoal
Fellows Year 2018
Director of District Partnerships
SAGA Innovations
Fellows Year 2017
Associate Director of Education-Admissions
The Daniel Murphy Scholarship Fund
Fellows Year 2018
Director - Becoming A Man
Youth Guidance
Fellows Year 2018
Elementary School Principal
Distinctive College Prep
Fellows Year 2015