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Lindsay Sobel

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Senior Executive Director

Lindsay Sobel (she/her) is the Senior Executive Director of Teach Plus Texas, leading the Teach Plus Texas Policy Fellowship and the Texas Teacher Led Professional Learning (TLPL) program, and helping to craft Teach Plus' regional strategy across the country. Previously, she served as Massachusetts Executive Director and founding Director of the Teach Plus Network.  At Teach Plus, Lindsay has provided thousands of teachers with opportunities to make an impact for their students on issues such as teacher preparation, equity, and standards and assessment.

At Citizen Schools, an organization focused on expanding the learning day for low-income middle school students, Lindsay launched Citizen Schools' Science and Technology Initiative and served as the Program Manager for 8th Grade Academy, among other roles. Lindsay started her career as a political journalist, helping to launch Slate Magazine and covering Congress for The Hill newspaper. She has also served as an adjunct journalism professor at Emerson College. 

Lindsay holds a B.A. from the University of Michigan and an M.P.P. from Harvard's John F. Kennedy School of Government.