leadership academy

January 2018 Academy

Posted on
January 22, 2018

Video and slide decks from Next Jump Leadership Academy: January 31 – February 2

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Our 90-second highlights video

Day 1 (Wednesday)

The 21st Century Movement: Strong teams getting stronger
Co-CEOs Charlie Kim, Meghan Messenger

Charlie and Meghan’s Presentation slides

Download Whiteboard

Building a Culture of Feedback
Greg Kunkel

Greg’s Presentation slides

Day 2 (Thursday)














 Moneyball Analytics: Understanding Performance
Tom Fuller

Tom’s presentation slides

Culture of Recognition (and Top 10 App demo) – Sam Skinner

Day 3 (Friday)

Adoption Case Study: Newcross Healthcare
Select slides shared with permission from Ole Dodwell

Adoption Case Study: USAF (pre-recorded video that was referred to, but not shown during Academy)

Alumni Program – Jooe Kim and Eric Lee (Global Leadership Academy Captains)


UK/London only presentation slides

  • Creating a Culture of GAS – presented by Asia Zolnierz and Sophia Boubal

  • Culture of Feedback – presented by Tarun Gidoomal


  • Hiring & Onboarding – presented by Miranda Lan, Graham Laming, and Rosy Burchell


The January 2018 Guest List

We’re excited to be hosting attendees from the Education and Non-Profit sector, and special guest observers.


Academy Participants (New York)

Organization Name Title
Avenues: The World School Julia Chun Upper Division Head of School
Avenues: The World School Evan Glazer Head of School
Business Improv Bob Kulhan Founder & CEO
Business Improv Josh Pryor Vice President
Constellation Learning, Analytics & Design Suchi Saxena Co-Founder
New York City Department Of Education Larry Woodbridge Executive Director
New York City Department Of Education Karen Maldonado Executive Director of Strategy and Support
P.S. 119 Giulliano Quesada Assistant Principal
P.S. 119 Serafina Silletta Teacher, ENL Coordinator
P.S. 119 Michele Montana Principal
The New School / Parsons Lisa Norton Professor of Design Leadership
Pivot Learning Allison Rowland Consultant
The New American Academy Charter School Lisa Parquette Silva Headmaster
The New American Academy Charter School Olawa Gibson Master Teacher
The New American Academy Charter School Sheila Hopkins Osnes Master Teacher
The New American Academy Charter School Tina Spaic Director of Special Education
The New School Rita Pisalet Breidenbach Assistant Provost for Faculty Development
The New School Riva Kadar Associate Dean
The Other Side Academy Alan Fahringer Director
The Other Side Academy Joe Condie Graduate
Bridgewater Jen Healy Senior Management Associate
Bridgewater Stuart Friedman Senior Management Associate
Go mindSHIFT Rex Miller Principal and Thought Leader
Logisticorp Amy Hilborn Director of Accounting
Logisticorp Thomas Thacker VP Business Support/Operations
MeTEOR Education Susan Gavin Chief People Officer
Morgan Stanley Christina Borrero Executive Assistant
Morgan Stanley Phillip Hales VP, Human Resources Communications and Employee Engagement
Morgan Stanley Randall Cochrell Head of HR Communication and Employee Engagement
New York University Lu Zhou
Notre Dame School of Manhattan Karina Vargas Assistant Principal


Academy Participants (Boston)

Organization Name Title
Cambridge Public Schools (Massachusetts) Anda Adams Assistant Superintendent
Duke University Steven McClelland Executive in Residence
Duke University Howard Rhee Managing Director
Emmanuel College Kelly Basile Assistant Professor
Emmanuel College Wendy LaBron Director, Academic Resource Center
Emmanuel College Cindy O’Callaghan Dean of Academic Administration
Hopkins Public Schools (Minnesota) Nik Lightfoot Assistant Superintendent
Hopkins Public Schools (Minnesota) Rhoda Mhiripiri-Reed Superintendent
KIPP Academy Lynn Bethany Burns Williams Dean of ELA Instruction
KIPP Academy Lynn Megan Franco Assistant Principal
KIPP Academy Lynn Jessica Nakajima Assistant Principal
KIPP Academy Lynn Jessica Payton Director of School Operations
Lincoln Public Schools (Massachusetts) Jessica Rose Assistant Superintendent
Montana State University Chris Fastnow Director of Planning and Analysis
Montana State University Cathy Hasenpflug Chief Human Resources Officer
Montana State University Terry Leist Vice-President, Administration and Finance
Montana State University Kellie Peterson Legal Counsel
Nurtury Danubia Camargos Silva Family Engagement Initiative Consultant
Struthers City Schools (Ohio) Phil Latessa Director of School Improvement
Teach For America Kristen Castro Managing Director, Chief of Staff
Teach For America Katiusca Moreno Senior Managing Director, Internal Learning & Innovation
Jayati Doshi Maker/ Consultant
Fidelity Elizabeth Gilligan
Fidelity Tom Johnston Chief People Officer
Liberty Mutual Chip Houghton Director, Talent Management
Reliant Medical Group Michele Sinopoli MD
Reliant Medical Group Nicole Winters MD
Schneider Electric Aurelie Richard SVP Human Resources – People Strategy and Organization Development
Schneider Electric Mai Lan Nguyen VP Global Talent Acquisition & Mobility
Tufts University Greg Victory Executive Director, Career Center
Tufts University Saqi Mehta Associate Director, Employee Relations


Academy Participants (London)

Organization Name Title
Department of Justice Lisa Barrett Director, Data Driven Department and Culture Change
Education for Cambridge Meridian Academy Trust Anthony Partington Executive Director of Education
EY Alison McDowell Director, People Advisory Services at EY
EY David Storey Partner / Talent Management Consulting leader for EMEIA / People Advisory Services (PAS)
EY Klaus Woeste Partner at EY
LeapFrog Labs Vaughan Lindsay Executive Director
Lloyds Banking Group Richard Clayton Head of Group Learning
Lloyd’s of London Annette Andrews Director of Human Resources
Lloyd’s of London Philip Edwards Head of Culture, Employee Relations and Policies
Regent’s University Susan Shutter Pro Vice Chancellor & Director of HR
School 21 Ahmet Ahmet
School 21 Ed Fidoe Co-founder
School 21 Jess Hughes
School 21 Rachael Futo
Warwick University Anne-Marie Chilton
Warwick University Becky Fisher Academic Projects manager for Institute of Advance Learning and Teaching
Warwick University Bo Kelestyn