Raising Money, Writing, and Reviewing
Working behind the scenes to help raise money, distribute money, develop RFPs, review funding proposals, provide feedback on draft reports, and offer advising on in-the-works ideas. Evaluating charter schools and executive leaders, supporting accreditation reviews, and providing thought leadership on new ideas within foundations and thinktanks.
$10,000,000+ Rethink Grant Funded
Much of this work is confidential, with some NDAs signed - thus few projects listed online
During first phase of pandemic, led the application team for CARES Act competitive Rethink grant.
As facilitator for a cross-divisional team, supported RIDE in preparing their state's application.
Convened by Education First and funded by the Walton Foundation
Of 37 states that applied, Rhode Island was selected as one of just ten winning states, receiving more than $10.5 million over three years - a significantly larger sum than many recipients.