Hannah Oakley





Hannah Oakley

Hannah Oakley comes to PIE Network with over three years of experience in public policy and government affairs. Originally from Nashville, Tennessee, Hannah began her career as a Teach For America corps member teaching elementary students in Chicago’s Far South & West Sides. She transitioned out of the classroom to work in the Illinois Governor’s Office as a policy analyst for the Secretary of Education. There, she was responsible for a portfolio of education legislation, conducting research and analytics, formulating policy recommendations, and drafting messaging for diverse audiences. Having led a number of statewide boards and task forces during her time in the Governor’s Office, Hannah is well-versed in the nuances of state and local education policy.

What I do:

Develop a national set of best practices around the future of student assessment, school finance, and strengthening the alignment of high school curriculum with college & career outcomes.


Reach out to me about:

Advancing a policy agenda in state government.