Serve as a member of the leadership team for the Policy, Practice, and Systems Change (PP&SC) Service Area – the unit within AIR’s Professional Services Division that applies research and evidence to improve lives. This VP will help to shape the vision and pathway for building AIR’s future work in K-12 education innovations.
Create and execute a strategic plan to grow and build new work across the nation, and internationally as opportunities exist.
Serve as a thought leader and expert in strengthening Federal, state and district level technical assistance efforts focused on designing and delivering technology-enabled solutions
Work with AIR’s Strategy Office and Practice Area leaders to identify new opportunities, cultivate funding sources, conceptualize approaches, contribute to writing, and conduct critical technical reviews of major proposals and grant applications
Oversee a range of projects to ensure high quality performance and client satisfaction.
Set, monitor, and meet financial targets, as well as oversee financial metrics on projects and business development initiatives
Hire individual staff members and manage a diverse team of individuals and project teams of approximately 100 staff throughout the US
Develop plans, with staff and AIR’s Communications Department, to achieve preeminence for AIR’s applied work in this field through presentations at major conferences, publications, visits with clients, etc.
Foster collaboration across Professional Services with a mindset that all efforts are directed at leveraging talent and opportunities on behalf of one AIR for success and growth.
Demonstrate a commitment to diversity and inclusion