Current Role: Executive Director of Schools, Holyoke Public Schools (Holyoke, MA)
Fellowship Role: Executive Director of Schools, Holyoke Public Schools (Holyoke, MA)
Pre-Fellowship Role: Turnaround Principal, Henry Johnson Charter School (Albany, NY)
Teach For America Alumni: Los Angeles 1992
Tiffani serves as Executive Director of Schools for Holyoke Public Schools. In this role, she has direct management oversight for four turn-around elementary/middle schools. Prior to joining the Fellowship, Tiffani served as a turnaround principal of a charter elementary school in Albany, New York, and the founding principal of a charter elementary school in Las Vegas, Nevada. In both roles, Tiffani was charged with creating sustainable school systems that supported teacher retention, practitioner development, school-based leadership, and special populations and ultimately increased student achievement. As a founding principal at Imagine School at Mountain View in Las Vegas, NV, Tiffani led the school in earning the district’s distinction of “high performing.” Earlier, Tiffani assisted in writing the Master Plan for Universal Preschool for the County of Los Angeles.
Tiffani holds an Ed.D. in Educational Leadership, an M.A.T. in Education, and a B.S. in Business all from the University of Southern California.