PIE Network Leadership Institute: Second Cohort

The below list reflects the current positions for alumni of the second Leadership Institute, not necessarily where they were employed when they participated. Have an alumni update to share? Email Eric. You can find a complete list of Leadership Institute alumni here.

Chad Aldis

Vice President for Ohio Policy and Advocacy, Thomas B. Fordham Institute




Angela Bass

Executive Director, Mississippi Early Learning Alliance




Ben Boer

Data Coordinator for Education and Workforce Data,  Illinois Governor’s Office and Data Analysis, Illinois Association of School Administrators




Jason Botel

Vice President for Corporate Development, Catapult Learning




Maryellen Butke

Network Director, Organizer Zero



Courtney Criswell

Deputy Executive Director, Policy & Programs, PIE Network



Joanna Hassell

Attorney, Florida House of Representatives




Jason Huhges

Louisiana State Representative, House District 100



Lorna Kurdi

Senior Consultant, Kurdi Consulting




Jess Langhaim

Vice President of Development, Foundation for Excellence in Education



Amy Liu

Senior Officer, Education/Workforce and Human Services Initiatives in Washington State, Microsoft Philanthropies



Sydney Morris

Co-Founder and Co-CEO, Educators for Excellence




Eric Paisner

Chief Operation Officer, National Alliance for Public Charter Schools




Jackney Priorly Joseph

Director of Career Readiness Initiatives, Massachusetts Business Alliance for Education



Luke Ragland

President, Ready Colorado




Thomas Rains

Executive Director, The Judge Frank M. Johnson, Jr. Institute



Andrea Roethke

Managing Director of Strategy and Operations, EdAllies




David Sailer

Consultant, Clarion River



Reshma Singh

Founding Partner, P.A.C.E. Education Strategies



Stacey Vanhoy

Dallas Director, Stand for Children Texas