Lisa Dare is an independent education consultant with over ten years of experience in the education industry. She is currently developing the long-term strategic plan for NAEP and recently advised an international private school organization on moving into the U.S. market. Prior to her work as an independent consultant, she was an Executive Director at the College Board for three years handling strategy and analytics, working on internal programs as well as with districts across the country to strengthen their college readiness infrastructure.
She also served as the Chief Operating Officer for the Division of Teaching and Learning at the NYC Department of Education, where she managed a $90+M budget, handled human resources for a staff of over 500, coordinated the $80+M summer school program, and was also responsible for implementing multiple district reorganizations. Ms. Dare also cofounded an online tutorial service.
Ms. Dare is a graduate of the Broad Residency in Urban Education. She has her MBA from Harvard Business School and her BS in Economics/Business from the University of California, Los Angeles.