He joins Y.O.U. from LEAP Innovations, one of the nation's leaders in Personalized Learning and school innovation. As the Director of Programs, Tim guided teams of educators through comprehensive professional learning focused on educator-facilitated organizational change in the service of increasing student agency and voice. Tim also served as the Managing Director of Programs for New Leaders in Chicago, overseeing the strategic recruitment, admissions and deployment of comprehensive leadership development programming for principals and teacher-leaders.
Tim is passionate about staff development, supporting organizational innovation and believes all staff members have the capacity to lead. He is honored to join the Y.O.U. team. Tim holds a B.A. in Religious Studies from Macalester College and an M.A. in Journalism from the University of Missouri. When not spending time with his spouse and two daughters in their Evanston neighborhood, he is usually looking through crates of used records and books, or gardening.