People - What Drives Our Nation's Schools. 

Mission & Vision


The mission of the SUPES Academy is to identify, develop, and support a new generation of outstanding leaders for America's school systems who will provide our children with the skills they need to live as successful adults in a world of global competition. 

SUPES Academy graduates will be highly sought after for their capacity to transform the culture of systems and school, to dramatically improve student achievement, and to close the achievement gaps.


Past Teachers, Speakers & Advisors

Steve Adamowski Superintendent (fmr), Hartford (CT)
Thomas Brady Superintendent (fmr), Providence (RI)
Yvonne Brandon Superintendent, Richmond, VA
Michael Bregy Superintendent, Carpentersville, IL
Ann Clark Chief Academic Officer, Charlotte-Mecklenberg (NC)
Maria Goodloe-Johnson Superintendent (fmr), Seattle (WA)
Pete Gorman Superintendent (fmr), Charlotte-Mecklenberg (NC)
Joe Hairston Superintendent, Baltimore County (MD)
Carl Harris Deputy Assistant Secretary, US Department of Education
Scott Helton Superintendent, DuPage (IL)
Alan Ingram Superintendent, Springfield (MA)
Chris Johns Superintendent, Utica (MI)
Christina Kishimoto Superintendent, Hartford (CT)
Steve Kupfer Chief Operating Officer,The SUPES Academy
Cindy Loe Superintendent (fmr), Fulton County (GA)
Vincent Matthews Superintendent, San Jose (CA)
Max McGee State Superintendent (fmr), State of Illinois
Nancy McGinley Superintendent, Charleston, SC
Heath Morrison Superintendent, Charlotte-Mecklenberg (NC)
Mike Nekritz Chief Research and Operations, SUPES Academy
Pablo Munoz Superintendent, Elizabeth, NJ
Marcus Newsome Superintendent, Chesterfield (VA)
Brian Osborne Superintendent, South Orange (NJ)
Shael Polakow-Suransky Chief Academic Officer, New York City (NY)
Pat Russo Superintendent, Henrico County (VA)
Abe Saavedra Superintendent (fmr), Houston (TX)
Gary Solomon CEO, The SUPES Academy
Greg Thornton Superintendent, Milwaukee, WI
Thomas Vranas President, The SUPES Academy
Joey Wise Superintendent (fmr), Duval County (FL)

Our Partner Organizations

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