Announcing Our COVID Recovery Fellows

To realize the promise of systems transformation during the long road to COVID recovery, K-12 organizations need exceptional leaders beyond the classroom to lead implementation, drive change management efforts, and monitor effectiveness. That’s why EP has once again brought flexible, senior-level capacity to K-12 systems grappling with an evolving pandemic. Today, we’re proud to announce fifteen COVID Recovery Fellows who are adding critical chief of staff-level capacity to school systems serving nearly 6 million students nationwide. ​​​​​​Read on to learn more about our cohort, and to see the full list of new COVID Recovery Fellows! #WeAreEP

2022 Education Pioneers COVID Recovery Fellows

Amanda Baca

Texas Education Agency

Tayla Bloom

DC Department of Employment Services

Joi Chester

Bard Early College High School

Tal Havivi


Christopher Hill

Gt3 Partners

Lauren Hurlbutt

 Aspire Public Schools

Scotty Jean-Baptiste

Boston Public Schools

Bridget Johnson

Forte Prep

Grace Kwon

San Jose Unified School District

James Mitaritonna

DC Public Schools

Aria Montcrieff

DC Prep

Washington Navarrete

ICEF Public Schools

Hannah Prussin

Coney Island Prep

Kristen Sueing, DC Public Schools

DC Public Schools

Crystal Washington