Maggie Walsh, Co-CEO of UChicago Impact, provides strategic guidance on and support for STEP Literacy product R&D and client partnerships. She also collaborates with Co-CEO of UChicago Impact, Elliot Ransom, on day-to-day management of Impact and has been with UChicago for the past twelve years. Maggie has an additional ten years of experience in elementary literacy instruction, with a particular focus on struggling readers and instructional coaching. She has a Bachelor's in History from Saint Mary's College. She earned her MAT in Elementary Education, Reading Specialist Certification, and Ed.D. in Reading and Language from National-Louis University.
I’m passionate about supporting educators as they work daily to improve the academic outcomes and lives of the children they teach. It is rewarding to see Impact's tools, data, and instructional/leadership supports make educators' work more manageable and more effective.