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Surge Fellows...

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...are agents of change
for our youth and communities.

Welcome to our Surge Fellowship directory!

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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
Director of College Initiatives
Cristo Rey Network
Fellows Year 2017
Director of Culture & Engagement
Namaste Charter School
Fellows Year 2017
Faculty
Harry S. Truman College
Fellows Year 2019
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
Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) Lead and Operations Recruiter
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
Manager of Scholar Experience and Events
Chicago Scholars
Fellows Year 2019
Founding Chicago Site Director
Braven
Fellows Year 2017
Vice President of External Affairs
OneGoal
Fellows Year 2017
Associate Vice Chancellor of Decision Support
City Colleges of Chicago
Fellows Year 2018
Chief Program Officer
OneGoal
Fellows Year 2015
Assistant Principal of Culture
Amandla Charter School
Fellows Year 2019
Director of Post-Secondary Partnerships
OneGoal
Fellows Year 2017
Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Innovare - Social Innovation Partners
Fellows Year 2015
Chief Education Officer
Acero Schools
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
Assistant VP, Talent
Peer Health Exchange
2018 Fellow, Oakland
Director of School Partnerships
OneGoal
Fellows Year 2017
Site Director
College Track
Fellows Year 2019
Director of Community Schools & Youth Services
Brighton Park Neighborhood Council
Fellows Year 2019
Senior Director, Programs & Quality Assurance
Erie Neighborhood House
Fellows Year 2019
Associate Director of Pipeline Programs
University of Chicago
Fellows Year 2018
Co-Founder & President
Innovare - Social Innovation Partners
Fellows Year 2019
Manager of Student Success
National Louis University
Fellows Year 2018
Founding Principal
Butler College Prep
Fellows Year 2016
Director of College Partnerships
One Million Degrees
Fellows Year 2018
Program Specialist
Envision Education
Fellows Year 2019
Assistant Principal
Muchin College Prep
Fellows Year 2017
WOW Training Manager
Youth Guidance
Fellows Year 2019
Assistant Principal-Academics
Butler College Prep
Fellows Year 2019
School Leadership Coach
UChicago Impact
Fellows Year 2017
Program Manager
National Center for Teacher Residencies
Fellows Year 2016
Assistant Professor and Education Content Lead
National Louis University
Fellows Year 2017
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
KIPP Chicago
Fellows Year 2016
Founder & Executive Director
Shifting Mindsets
Fellows Year 2015
Founder
Energy Convertors
2018 Fellow, Oakland
Senior Director
OneGoal
Fellows Year 2019
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
 Senior Program Coordinator
College Possible
Fellows Year 2019
Co-Director
Oakland Literacy Coalition
Fellows Year 2019
Executive Director
Urban Ed Academy
2018 Fellow, Oakland
Assistant Principal
Hamline Elementary
Fellows Year 2019
Director of Talent
ReGeneration Schools
Fellows Year 2018
Assistant Principal
Farragut Career Academy IB World School
Fellows Year 2019
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
Dean of Operations
DRW College Prep
Fellows Year 2019
Vice President, The Fellowship Initiative
JPMorgan Chase & Co.
Fellows Year 2018
HR & Operations Manager
Oakland Public Education Fund
Fellows Year 2019
Educational Policy Analyst
San Francisco Unified School District
2018 Fellow, Oakland
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
National Director of Equity and Impact
Network for College Success, The University of Chicago
Fellows Year 2018
Associate Director - To&Through Project
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
Staff Attorney
Chicago Lawyer’s Committee for Civil Rights Under Law
Fellows Year 2015
Senior Managing Director
Teach For America
2018 Fellow, Oakland
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
Corporate and Civic Engagement Manager
Education Outside
2018 Fellow, Oakland
Project Director
Chicago Public Schools
Fellows Year 2019
Chief Partnerships Officer
The Academy Group
Fellows Year 2017
Executive Director/Head of School
Namaste Charter School
Fellows Year 2017
Founding Board Member
GEANCO Foundation
Fellows Year 2016
Speech, Language, and Audiology Coordinator
Chicago Public Schools
Fellows Year 2019
Founding Director of College Counseling
The Noble Academy
Fellows Year 2016
Director of Fiscal Partnerships
California School-Age Consortium
Fellows Year 2019
Continuous Improvement Work Plan Coordinator
Chicago Public Schools
Fellows Year 2018
Executive Director
SPAAT
2018 Fellow, Oakland
Program Manager, College Access
LINK Unlimited Scholars
Fellows Year 2017
Dean of Discipline
DRW College Prep
Fellows Year 2019
Blogger, Founder of Teachers Who Pray
Huffington Post, Education Post, Education Week Teacher
Fellows Year 2016
Executive Director
Spark Program
Fellows Year 2017
Director of Programs
Tandem, Partners in Early Learning
2018 Fellow, Oakland
Project Manager
Chicago Public Schools
Fellows Year 2019
Senior Program Director, Citywide Youth Councils
Mikva Challenge
Fellows Year 2019
Admissions Counselor
University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Business
Fellows Year 2015
Instructional Coordinator
Erie Elementary Charter School
Fellows Year 2018
Director of Family and Community Engagement
Northwestern University Settlement Association
Fellows Year 2015
Managing Director of Individual Giving
Teach For America
Fellows Year 2017
Assistant Dean of Students
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
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 Coordinator
Oakland Promise
Fellows Year 2019
Senior Director of Teacher Support
OneGoal
Fellows Year 2018
Director of District Partnerships
SAGA Innovations
Fellows Year 2017
Director of Admission and Recruitment
The Daniel Murphy Scholarship Fund
Fellows Year 2018
Director - Becoming A Man
Youth Guidance
2018 Fellow, Chicago
Elementary School Principal
Distinctive College Prep
Fellows Year 2015
Special Projects Manager
Chicago Public Schools
Fellows Year 2019
Project Manager, Measure N
Oakland Unified School District
2018 Fellow, Oakland
TK Teacher
ASCEND
2018 Fellow, Oakland