Head of Employer Partnership – Springboard
FOUNDER + PRESIDENT – SURGE INSTITUTE
FOUNDER + CEO – LATINOS FOR EDUCATION
DIRECTOR - EQUITY IN THE CENTER
As a former independent consultant, Kerrien facilitates leadership teams in bold decision making to solve strategic and operational challenges. She has expertise in leading senior executives and managers through strategic planning, business case analysis, and change management initiatives.
Rita Raichoudhuri, Ed.D.
SUPERINTENDENT - KALAMAZOO PUBLIC SCHOOLS
Chicago Public Schools and currently Superintendent of Kalamazoo Public
Schools. As an educational leader, she strives to provide students with a
well-rounded education with attention to rigorous academics,
social-emotional learning and robust opportunities for post-secondary
Lauren Albani, Ed.D.
PRINCIPAL - LASALLE II MAGNET SCHOOL
MANAGING DIRECTOR - CJM VENTURES, LLC /
OPTO HOLDINGS, L.P.
McGowan’s private equity career began 25 years ago with AEA Investors in New York City, after earning an undergraduate degree in theoretical mathematics from Columbia University’s College of Arts and Sciences, and following two years of mergers and acquisitions training at Morgan Stanley.