Who We Are

Our Team

Collaborating Education Agencies

Many thanks to the following educational organizations who collaborated with us to develop and test DecisionMaker® :

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Kansas State Department of Education, KS »
  • Kansas State Department of Education, with a staff of 234, serves more than 500,000 students across the State of Kansas.
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Wake County Public School System, NC »
  • Matthew Lenard: Director, Data Strategy & Analytics (2017-18)
  • Colleen Paeplow: Senior Director, Program Accountability (2018-19)
  • Brad McMillen: Assistant Superintendent for Data, Research, and Accountability (2017-19)
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Fresno Unified School District, CA »
  • Adam Bonilla: Interim Director, Equity and Access (2017-18)
  • Wendy McCulley: Director of African American Students Initiative (2017-18)
  • David Jansen: Executive Officer, Equity and Access (2017-19)
  • Kim Mecum: Chief Academic Officer (2017-19)
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Houston Independent School District, TX »
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21st Century Charter School, Gary, IN »
  • Daniel Velasco: Assistant Principal (2017-2019); Middle School Principal (2019-2020); Interim High School Principal (2019 - )
  • Anthony Cherry: Lead Principal (2017-19)
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North Star Academy Washington Park High School, Newark, NJ »
  • Kate Starke: 9th and 10th grade Academy Leader (2017-19)
  • Michael Mann: Head of School (2017-19)
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New York City Lab School for Collaborative Studies, NYC, NY »
  • Jason Koch: ELL coordinator, Teacher of high school Spanish and ESL (2017-18)
  • Olivia Arroyo: Global History Instructor (2018-19)
  • Christina White: Assistant Principal (2017-19)
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Summer Principals Academy, Teachers College, Columbia University, NY »