Margaret Marrer

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Fellowship Role: Assistant Regional Superintendent, Democracy Prep Public Schools (Philadelphia, PA)

Teach For America Alumni: New York City 2007

Margaret continues in her current role as Assistant Regional Superintendent for Democracy Prep Public Schools as part of the Fellowship. In this role, Margaret supervises and supports principals and executive directors across the country focusing in Las Vegas, NV; Baton Rouge, LA; Washington, DC; Camden, NJ; and New York, NY. Prior to this role, Margaret served as the founding principal and executive director of Democracy Prep Endurance Charter School in New York City, where scholars have outperformed the district on each iteration of the New York State Mathematics and ELA exams—with double the levels of proficiency in ELA and nearly quadruple the level of proficiency of the district in mathematics. Margaret received training with Building Excellent Schools as an Emerging Leader and continues to support their professional development efforts with new leaders.

Margaret holds a B.S.F.S. from Georgetown University, an M.S.T. in Secondary Mathematics from Pace University, and an M.Ed. in School Leadership from Teacher’s College at Columbia University.