Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development
Master of Arts, May 2008
Media, Culture and Communication
Sara Keenan currently works with Achievement First, a growing network of high-performing charter schools in Brooklyn and Connecticut. Committed to the premise that schools are only as good as the people in them, Achievement First places intense value on the recruitment, development and retention of high-quality teachers and leaders. In her role as Vice President of Leadership Development, Sara manages the learning opportunities for the organization's principals, deans and teacher leaders and oversees building the organization's long-term pipeline of leaders. In 2011, Sara finished the Broad Residency, a two-year leadership development program for managers in urban districts and charter management organizations.