Lisa Almeida is the National Director of Professional Learning for The Leadership and Learning Center.
Art Anderson is a Professional Development Associate for The Leadership and Learning Center. Art also serves as the Director of School Improvement for a regional education service district providing support for 20 school districts with a total enrollment of 115,000 students.
Terrie Andrews is a Professional Development Associate with The Leadership and Learning Center.
Tracy Swinton Bailey is a Professional Development Associate at The Leadership and Learning Center. Before joining The Center, she founded a non-profit organization, Freedom Readers, which works with youngsters in grades K-8 who live in low income communities. Tracy also previously worked as a Consultant for the National Urban Alliance for Effective Education, designing and delivering seminars, workshops, and demonstration lessons for teachers in high-poverty schools in Birmingham, Albany, and Bridgeport.
Dr. Bonnie Bell is an Assistant Superintendent of Educational Services with the Claremont Unified School District in Claremont, California. Dr. Bell’s professional experience in four school districts has spanned 26 years. She has served as a classroom teacher, district mentor, categorical coordinator, county consultant, and site administrator.
Gayle Berthiaume is a Professional Development Associate with The Leadership and Learning Center and a Product Specialist for Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. An educator with over 35 years’ experience as an elementary classroom and Title I teacher, Gayle helped her students thrive in a technology-rich, challenge-based learning environment.
Laura is a lifelong educator and truly believes that all students, teachers and leaders can succeed. She embraces results, holds high expectations, and engages educators to build on their strengths.
Melissa Biggerstaff is a Professional Development Associate with The Leadership and Learning Center.