Kathleen Richardson

Consultant, Education and Nonprofits, America Achieves

Kathleen serves as a Consultant for Education and Nonprofit Programs with the America Achieves Fellowship for Teachers and Principals. Kathleen’s education reform experience spans the classroom, the nonprofit sector, state government and the campaign trail. Prior to joining America Achieves, Kathleen worked for the central administration of the Baltimore City Public Schools; taught kindergarten in a successful turnaround school in southeast Baltimore; worked with the Urban Teacher Center, a non-profit teacher certification program which only confers certification to candidates who have demonstrated effectiveness in the classroom; and served in the Policy Office of the Maryland Governor working on the state’s Race to the Top implementation.