LEAP Leadership Coach
Kelley is responsible for the direct coaching and development of LEAP (Learning Together to Advance our Practice) Leaders at multiple DC Public Schools as part of Leading Educators/DCPS LEAP Program. Prior to becoming a Leadership Coach, Kelley spent two years as a Master Educator with DC Public Schools and eleven years as a teacher, mentor teacher, and Instructional Specialist in East Baton Rouge Parish. Throughout her career, Kelley has served in variety of leadership roles, including BEST Mentor Leader, Master Teacher, Content Seminar Leader with TNTP, and Institute Director of Teach Baton Rouge, an alternative certification program in East Baton Rouge Parish. She holds a B.A. in Elementary Education and a M.Ed. in Administration and Supervision from Southern University A&M College. She also holds an Ed. S. in Reading from Louisiana State University. Kelley is excited to continue supporting leaders and teachers in the District of Columbia and believes through hard work all students can succeed!