- Newsmaker Breakfast with Baltimore City Public Schools CEO Dr. Sonja Santelises
June 24, 2019
7:30 am - 9:30 am
Join regional business leaders for a conversation with Dr. Sonja Santelises, CEO of Baltimore City Public Schools (BCPS), about the current state of affairs in BCPS, efforts to improve the academic accomplishments of BCPS students and opportunities for local businesses to partner with BCPS.
Dr. Sonja Brookins Santelises, who has served as CEO of BCPS since July 2016, has spent nearly 30 years focused on building high quality teaching and learning to help students excel, including her tenure as Chief Academic Officer for Baltimore City Public Schools from 2010 to 2013. She returned to BCPS after serving for three years as Vice President for K-12 Policy and Practice at The Education Trust in Washington, D.C.
Dr. Santelises first came to BCPS from Boston, where she was Assistant Superintendent for pilot schools. She had also served as Assistant Superintendent for teaching and learning/professional development in Boston.
Dr. Santelises lectured on urban education for two years at Harvard University. She is a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Brown University and earned a Master of Arts Degree in education administration from Columbia University, as well as a Doctor of Education in Administration, Planning and Social Policy from Harvard University.
If you go:
When: Monday, June 24, 2019; 7:30 a.m. registration, 8 a.m. program
Where: Greater Baltimore Committee, 111 South Calvert Street, Suite 1700, Baltimore, MD 21202
Cost: $50 Members
This event is limited to GBC member companies and employees of GBC member companies. A 72-hour cancellation notice is required for refund.
For event and sponsorship information, contact Lisa Byrd, Director of Events and Business Development, at 410-727-2820.
Venue: Greater Baltimore Committee