Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service Master of Public Administration, May 2009
ominique Morris strongly believes that all children are entitled to a high quality public education, and that recruiting, cultivating and retaining top talent is a key lever in education reform. She most recently served as HR Director at San Jose Unified School District (SJUSD) where she was responsible for managing the District’s talent reform work. Prior to joining SJUSD, Dominique worked for the New York City Department of Education (NYCDOE), a system of 1,700 schools and 1.1 million students. While at NYCDOE, Dominique served as Chief of Staff for the Research and Policy Support Group, Director of Operations for the Office of Early Childhood Education and Deputy Strategy Officer for the Division of Talent, Labor and Innovation. Dominique was born and raised in California and has received degrees from UC Berkeley and New York University. She is also a graduate of the Broad Residency in Urban Education. She currently resides in Los Angeles, and works as a stay at home mom and an independent education consultant.