About Darren

Leader. Reformer. Youth Advocate.

Darren Reed is a master teacher and leader who has been instrumental in shaping America's educational landscape.  His award-winning work with young people has been well documented where he had a profound impact on improving the academic and social trajectory of students in under-served communities.  Darren has amassed a 25+ year career as a leader in both the public and private sector where he has continued this work at greater scale.

Whether as a Principal, independent consultant or senior executive leader in mission-driven organizations, Reed has built organizational capacity and instituted policies and practices that led to increased access and opportunity for young people, while increasing organizational growth, innovation, and sustainability.