About Us

Sean Gallagher is the Executive Director of the Leadership Division for Innovative Schools with responsibility for the Delaware Leadership Project and Advancing School Leaders program.  Mr. Gallagher holds a Master of Arts in Educational Administration from Gwynedd-Mercy College, a Master of Science in Instruction from Drexel University, and a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Villanova University.  His professional experiences include leading the 2013/2014 turnaround work for EdLabs, the Education Innovation Laboratory at Harvard University; leading the turnaround of low performing charter schools for Democracy Prep Public Schools in New York and Camden; as well as serving as founder and executive director of Akili Academy of New Orleans and vice principal of Independence Charter School in Philadelphia. Most recently as the Deputy Superintendent of New Jersey’s Camden City School District, Mr. Gallagher led an overhaul of the culture of leadership and instruction for the district with a focus on school leader coaching and instructing them in giving regular feedback to teachers.Type your paragraph here.