Tiffani Curtis

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Fellowship Role: Executive Director of Schools, Holyoke Public Schools (Holyoke, MA)

Teach For America Alumni: Los Angeles 1992

Tiffani is serving in a new role as Executive Director of Schools for Holyoke Public Schools for the Fellowship. 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.