| ||Stephanie Hirsh |
Contact Stephanie about the overall operation of the association, Board of Trustees and governance, professional learning trends and issues, and policy and legislation questions. Read a short biography here.
|Frederick Brown |
Deputy Executive Director
Frederick is responsible for strategic planning, school leader initiatives, partnership development, and services to members at the system level. Read a short biography here.
|Anthony Armstrong |
Associate Director of Marketing
Anthony directs the marketing vision for Learning Forward’s products, conferences, publications, and consulting services, and promotes Learning Forward’s organizational mission through print and digital marketing.
| Kristin Buehrig |
Kristin coordinates academies and conference host committees. She also contributes to the support and management of the Executive Office. Contact Kristin with questions related to the academies or conference host committees.
|Christina Burns |
Christina provides administrative support for the executive office and our learning programs, creates Learning Forward's conference mobile apps, and provides support to and manages the schedule for the deputy executive director. Contact Christina if you want to request a meeting or call with Frederick Brown.
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Associate Director of Publications
Eric serves as the editor for JSD and Tools for Learning Schools and contributes to other Learning Forward communications initiatives.
| ||Anne Feaster-Smith |
Anne manages accounting activities including payroll, accounts payable and receivable, budget, reports, and other accounting functions.
| ||Carrie Freundlich |
Associate Director of Conferences and Meetings
Carrie is responsible for the planning and all related logistics for the Learning Forward annual conferences, meetings and Institutes. In addition, Carrie oversees the recruitment of exhibitors and sponsors for the annual conference.
|Michelle King |
Associate Director of Communities
Michelle helps to coordinate Learning Forward's communities of practice, supporting a network of districts committed to professional development redesign. She also supports the expansion of on-the-ground consulting to districts both large and small.
|Michael Lanham |
Chief Operating Officer
Michael oversees financial and operational functions at Learning Forward. He is also responsible for technology management, vendors, infrastructure, and strategy.
|Tom Manning |
Associate Director of Consulting and Networks
Tom oversees Learning Forward's consulting services and manages Learning Forward's cadre of consultants. He also supports the Redesign PD Community of Practice and Learning Forward's SEA and Big 50 networks.
|Aileen Mokuria |
Aileen provides administrative support for the executive office and our learning programs.
|Joel Reynolds |
Executive Assistant to Stephanie Hirsh,
Secretary to the Board of Trustees
Joel is liaison to the board of trustees and coordinates Board meetings; provides support to and manages the schedule for the executive director; and manages the executive office. Contact Joel if you want to request a call or meeting with Stephanie Hirsh, with questions for the Board of Trustees, or have vendor inquiries.
|Matt Rodriguez |
Senior Web Developer
Matt works on Learning Forward’s websites and databases and contributes to the organization’s overall technology infrastructure planning and implementation.