As LEAP’s Senior Director of Programs, Amy guides programmatic alignment and priorities across LEAP. Amy has a decade of experience building and implementing innovative education strategies. Prior to joining LEAP’s founding team, Amy was the Portfolio Manager at New Schools for Chicago. In this role, she led the due diligence on school investments and helped to develop the organizational strategy for personalized learning. Prior to joining NSC, Amy was a consultant with A.T. Kearney, a management consulting firm that advises Fortune 500 clients. She previously taught high school biology and chemistry in West Oakland with Teach For America, winning the 2006 TFA Bay Area Award for Innovation in Teaching. She earned her MBA from the Ross of Business at the University of Michigan, and a Bachelor of Science degree in Biomedical Engineering from the University of Rochester.
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