Our Team

FOUNDER

PAULA JORDE BLOOM, PhD | Read Bio

EXECUTIVE TEAM

DONNA JACOBSON, MSW | Executive Director | P 847.947.5233 | Read Bio

TERI TALAN, EdD, JD | Michael W. Louis Chair and Senior Policy Advisor | P 847.947.5060 | Read Bio

MICHAEL ABEL, PhD | Director of Research and Evaluation | P 847.947.5312 | Read Bio

JILL BELLA, EdD | Director of Professional Learning | P 847.947.5059 | Read Bio

MARIE MASTERSON, PhD | Director of Quality Assessment | P 847.947.5109 | Read Bio

TEAM

BROOKE ALEXANDER | Assessor and Training Specialist | P 847.947.5459

KERI ANDERSON | Assessor and Training Specialist

JULIETA ALONSO | Instructional Technology Associate | P 847.947.5266

GIOVANNI ARROYO |  Media Specialist | P 847.947.5149

MARLEEN BARRETT |  Training and Events Coordinator | P 847.947.5267

LINDA BUTKOVICH | Report and Certification Manager | P 847.947.5072

CATIE CARTER | Administrative Assistant IV | P 847.947.5483

MELISSA CASTEEL | Quality Supports Manager | P 847.947.5483

PAMELA COSTAKIS | Quality Assessment Manager | P 847.947.5212

MICHELE DENTON | Assessor and Training Specialist

LUIS DIAZ | Administrative Technology Associate  | P 847.947.5026

LINDSEY ENGELHARDT | Marketing Manager | P 847.947.5222

LESLIE GILBERT | Leadership Training Specialist | P 847.947.5462

FLORA GOMEZ | Assessor and Training Specialist | P 847.947.5847

KATHRYN GRAVER | Professional e-learning Manager | P 847.947.5315

WENDY GUERRERO | Assessor and Training Specialist

AMNA HASAN | Administrative Assistant III | P 847.947.5277

SARAH HASAN | Administrative Assistant IV | P 847.947.5221

ANGELA HENDRICKS | Assessor and Training Specialist

KIA HILL | Assessor and Training Specialist | P 847.947.5321

JESSICA HOLMES | Assessor and Training Specialist

TARAH KADZIELAWSKI | Instructional Design Manager | P 312.261.3257

ROBYN KELTON | Quality Training Specialist

HEATHER KNAPP | Research Associate

SHARON LEWIS | Assessor and Training Specialist | P 847.947.5264

EVELYN MANCILLA | Quality Training Specialist | P 847.947.5057

KELLEY MAY | Communication/Graphic Designer | P 847.947.5056

JAMI McCORMACK | Quality Assessment Coordinator | P 847.947.5324

CARA MURDOCH | Assessor and Training Specialist

CATHERINE RADER | Assessor and Training Specialist

KATHY RADICE | Assessor and Training Specialist | P 312.261.3012

SHERRY ROCHA | Assessor and Training Specialist | P 847.947.5607

LORENA RODRIGUEZ | e-learning Cohort Coordinator | P 847.947.5054

KATHY ROUSSEAU | Administrative Assistant III | P 847.947.5063

PAULA STEFFEN | Assessor and Training Specialist | P 847.947.5136

BARBARA VOLPE | Leadership Academy Manager | P 847.947.5132

KATHLEEN WILDMAN | Business Analyst | P 847.947.5148

MIGDALIA YOUNG | Quality Assessment Coordinator  | P 847.947.5031