Our guest is Cheyenne Batista. Cheyenne is Founder & CEO of Firefly Worldwide Inc., a global education consulting firm supporting visionary leaders to achieve their missions brilliantly. She most recently served as Founding Superintendent, Managing Director of East Harlem Scholars Academies.
She first served as founding school principal and then as superintendent, overseeing replication of the first school into the expansion of the network of more than 1,000 students and 150 staff members. She has also worked as a program manager at Teach For America, and later managed complex product deliveries at Grow Network/McGraw-Hill, an assessment data reporting company.
Cheyenne is a die-hard New Yorker who graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a bachelor’s degree in communication studies, and from Harvard Graduate School of Education with a master’s in education policy and management, focusing on serving historically marginalized students.
You can follow Cheyenne on Twitter at @cheysays
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