Jean is a veteran organizer with twenty years of experience in office administration. She acted as president of an arts non-profit for 8 years, successfully implementing new procedures to handle the growing membership and funds. While working in independent schools, Jean assisted a member of the California Independent School Board and various heads of schools, acted as liaison to an independent school board, and assisted in editing The Head’s Handbook, published by the National Association of Independent Schools. She manages Lead by Learning’s budgets and database, oversees contracts with partnership sites and independent contractors and keeps all number things adding up. A love of both art and math led her to receive her B.A. in Commercial Design at the University of Michigan School of Architecture and Design.