* ANNOUNCEMENTS

School Leaders Network Welcomes New Director of Development

March 7, 2013

School Leaders Network, established in 2006 to address the needs of school leaders and to accelerate transformational change in their schools, resulting in increased student achievement, is pleased to announce the hiring of Jennifer Goldstein as its Director of Development.

Ms. Goldstein has spent the past eight years pursuing education reform, most recently serving as the Foundation and Corporate Relations Director for the KIPP Foundation. At KIPP, Jennifer worked with national partners to support the growth, quality, and sustainability of KIPP’s charter school network. Prior to KIPP, Ms. Goldstein was the Grants Manager at The Eli and Edythe Broad Foundation, managing organization-wide grantmaking processes. Before that, she was a Program Coordinator on a Broad Foundation investment team where she helped make, manage, and evaluate grants in educational leadership.

Dr. Elizabeth Neale, Founder and CEO School Leaders Network says, “Jennifer brings a tremendous amount of vision, experience and creativity to School Leaders Network's Development Team.  We are very proud to welcome her to School Leaders Network!”

About School Leaders Network:

The mission of School Leaders Network is to expand educational opportunity for all students by transforming school leadership practices.  To achieve this mission, School Leaders Network provides the structure for public school principals to work together in SLN Networks, guided by highly skilled SLN Facilitators using the research-based SLN Program Model, to solve real problems, to become innovative and inspired leaders who improve schools and student achievement, school-by-school, so that all students in under-resourced schools improve test scores, remaining in school, and graduate with college ready skills.

Hinsdale, MA (March 7, 2013)

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 
Contact: Gale Rockwell 
School Leaders Network 
grockwell [at] connectleadsucceed [dot] org 
866-966-6636 x 9