Director of Programs, Houston
As Director of Programs of Globaloria's Houston community, Leeann Michalak Bartee, PhD is responsible for working with school administrators and district leadership teams to grow and implement Globaloria in schools and districts in the city and surrounding areas.
Prior to Globaloria, Leeann was a secondary administrator of 11 years, where she supported school transformation funded by grants from the Federal Smaller Learning Communities Program, DATE, and Texas Title One Priority Schools (Federal SIG) Program. Dr. Bartee developed learning communities based on reciprocal accountability, learning by doing, and building leadership capacity. She believes that the promise of school reform rests in the development and empowerment of teachers.