Leadership Faculty 2018-03-06T14:19:34-08:00

OUR FACULTY

The Leadership Institute of Nevada exposes participants to local and national content experts who present novel ideas, innovative practices and robust strategies. Among the fellows and visiting faculty are individuals from highly-respected institutions, including Harvard University, Georgetown University and the American Enterprise Institute.

Dr. Liz City

Founding Fellow
Director of Education Leadership Program at Harvard Graduate School of Education

Matthew Candler

Visiting Faculty
Founder and CEO of 4.0 Schools

Dr. Celine Coggins

Visiting Faculty
Founder and CEO of Teach Plus

Lisa DenBleyker

PEF Staff
Vice President of Teacher Leadership Development

Maddie Fennell

Visiting Faculty
Executive Director of the Nebraska State Education Association

Dr. John Fullerton

Visiting Faculty
Executive Director of the Center for Education Policy Research at Harvard University

Kaya Henderson

Founding Fellow
Former Chancellor of DC Public Schools

Dr. Frederick M. Hess

Senior Founding Fellow
Director of Education Policy Studies at the American Enterprise Institute

Michael Horn

Visiting Faculty
Principal Consultant at Entangled Solutions and Co-Founder of the Clayton Christensen Institute for Disruptive Innovation

Alex Kajitani

Visiting Faculty
Former California State Teacher of the Year

Jason Kamras

Visiting Faculty
Superintendent of Richmond Public Schools

Kristoffer Kohl

Visiting Faculty
Center for Teaching Quality

Dr. Karen Mapp

Visiting Faculty
Faculty Director of Education Policy and Management Master’s Program at Harvard University

Dan McCray

Visiting Faculty
Director of Labor Relations and Programs and Deputy Director of Cornell University’s Scheinman Institute on Conflict Resolution

Dr. Brian Myli

PEF Staff
Vice President of Leadership and Innovation and Director of Leadership Institute of Nevada

Jeana Preston

Visiting Faculty
Director of the Center for Family, School, Community Engagement of the College of Education, San Diego State University

Dr. Marguerite Roza

Founding Fellow
Director of Edunomics Lab at Georgetown University

Ryan J. Smith

Visiting Faculty
Executive Director of The Education Trust-West