||Assistant Director, Institute for Public School Initiatives (IPSI)
Company NameThe University of Texas System
Dates Employed2004 – 2005 Employment Duration1 yr
Served as liaison to Texas Education Agency to the University of Texas System and governed or supported policy matters, contract negotiations, and system wide educational initiatives for the Chancellor and higher learning institutions within the UT System.
► Secured tightly guarded, difficult-to-access research data by winning allies and support from organizational contacts that enabled examinational and critical analysis necessary to build accurate understanding of requirements needed to expand educator talent pipeline.
► Partnered with Texas A&M University and Texas State University systems to drive development and implementation of P-16 Council and initiatives that addressed and improved graduating educator skillsets to ensure higher achieving K-12 students.