The Vallas Group firm is an “association of professionals” who comprise a pool of “subject area experts”.
Former CEO of the Chicago Public Schools, School District of Philadelphia, Bridgeport Connecticut School District. Former Superintendent of the Louisiana Recovery School District which was tasked with reopening and rebuilding schools in New Orleans post Katrina. Led international efforts through the Inter-American Developmental Bank (IDB) to develop a plan to build a public funded school system in Haiti after the devastating 2010 earthquake and developed and helped implement a plan to improve over 1,000 struggling schools in Chile after the 2011 earthquake. Assembled and led a team for the US Department of Justice to revamp education and occupational training in the Federal Bureau of Prisons.