Vice President of Partner Impact
- Company: Turnaround for Children
Amy Nicholson leads partnerships in the western region of the U.S., building the knowledge and capacity of district and school leaders to support whole-child systems and strategies. Previously, she served as the director of school performance for the UNO Charter School Network in Chicago, as an education pioneer fellow, and a special projects manager for the Chicago Public Schools. Nicholson began her career as a middle school English Language Arts teacher as a Teach for America corps member.
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