Wendy is the Executive Director of Citizen Schools New York. She comes to Citizen Schools from New Classrooms, where she served as the Senior Director of Growth and Expansion Operations. In this role, Wendy was responsible for building the operational infrastructure to scale New Classrooms' personalized learning model, Teach to One: Math, to nearly 30 schools across the country. Before New Classrooms, Wendy served as a Marketing Manager at American Express and a Portfolio Director at The Fund for Public Schools. Wendy came to education through her role as a volunteer and Team Leader with New York Cares. There she learned the extent of the opportunity and achievement gaps that exist in communities throughout New York City. Wendy has a Bachelor's degree from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania and a Masters of Public Administration from New York University.