Our team is comprised of smart and innovative change agents, many of whom have served in senior leadership roles in the educational, private and non-profit sectors.
Venus brings over 20 years of experience in the field of education, with a focus on equity and excellence. Venus’ work has included district level reform efforts, community engagement, talent recruitment, selection and development, organizational development, non-profit management, program design and evaluation, and project management.
Kathleen has spent the past 25 years in various educational and human resource leadership roles in both public and private contexts. She served as the Executive Director of School Performance in the Aurora Public Schools system in Colorado, and spearheaded HR’s School Partner team in Denver Public Schools. She has supported significant improvements in on-time graduation rates, and led the design of school leader recruitment interview selection and placement.
Libby has a PhD in Ecology and Evolution from the University of Chicago and over 12 years of experience analyzing data. She is also a licensed teacher with a MEd in Science Education from the University of Illinois at Chicago. As an educator and a researcher, Libby is passionate about education and believes that well-supported teachers and administrators are key to ensuring that all students receive a world-class education. She is excited to use her expertise in data analysis to help Alma’s clients forward their mission.