Joe Siedlecki, Michael & Susan Dell Foundation

TITLE: Senior Director, Quality School Options 

FUNDING AREAS: K-12 education improvement

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PROFILE: Joe Siedlecki is "the point person for the foundation's federal policy activities" at the Michael & Susan Dell Foundation and runs its Quality School Options Portfolio. His foundation bio shares: 

Joe directs the U.S. Education team’s Quality Schools Options portfolio, which supports the growth of high performing or high potential schools and assists school system leaders in the implementation of the school portfolio management model – ensuring that government entities focus on regulating for performance and equity. Joe has experience with citywide reform strategies, unified accountability, unified enrollment, equity reporting, strategic regional analysis, school portfolio management and authorizing. He has supported the creation and growth of charter school operators, school restart operators, and district schools with protected autonomies.
Joe’s previous professional experience includes roles at the White House Office of Management and Budget and with Deloitte Consulting. He earned a bachelor of science in economics from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and a master of public policy from the Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs at the University of Texas at Austin.