Director of Professional Learning
Sharee Wells is a passionate educator with 23 years of broad educational experience at both the building and Central Office levels. She currently serves as the director of professional learning for the Educational Service Center of Central Ohio where she leads a team to support more than 30 diverse school districts. Wells began her career as a Spanish teacher in Columbus City Schools, the largest school district in Ohio, and then quickly rose in ranks serving in various leadership capacities as an assistant principal, principal, supervisor of accountability and counseling services, director of secondary curriculum and the executive director of principal leadership and development for Columbus' 21 high schools and programs. Gaining both internal and national recognition for her leadership, Wells has earned the "Pure Gold" award for having the greatest impact on the district due to curriculum and professional development reform and systemic department collaboration efforts. As principal, she led her school to new heights by being recognized as one of America's Best and Most Transformative Schools in America by US News and World Reports.