The 2014 National Leadership Summit on School Discipline and Climate was coordinated and funded by the following partners:

In particular, the development of the summit was led by a planning committee made up of representatives from each of the organizations above. 


Lori Bezahler

Edward W. Hazen Foundation

Nadia Brigham

Program Officer
W.K. Kellogg Foundation

Allison Brown

Program Officer
Open Society Foundations

Greta Colombi

Senior Researcher
Health & Social Development Program 
American Institutes for Research

Robin Delany-Shabazz

Associate Administrator
State and Community Development
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
U.S. Department of Justice

Kiera Edwards

Program Associate, Criminal and Juvenile Justice Program and Education and Youth Development Program
Open Society Institute—Baltimore

Rebecca Flatow

Public Health Analyst
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)/Office of Policy, Planning, and Innovation (OPPI)
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Rita Foy Moss

Program Specialist
Office of Safe and Healthy Students
U.S. Department of Education

Leslie Gross-Davis

Director, Equality Fund in U.S. Programs
Open Society Foundations

Kristen Harper

Special Assistant
Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services
U.S. Department of Education

Larke Huang

Director, Office of Behavioral Health Equity
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services
Administration (SAMHSA)/Office of Policy, Planning and Innovation (OPPI)
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Jaime Koppel

Senior Fellow
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP)
U.S. Department of Justice

Miriam Aroni Krinsky

Policy Consultant, The California Endowment
Adjunct Professor, Southwestern Law School

Kavitha Mediratta

Racial Equity Programmes
Atlantic Philanthropies

David Osher

Vice President, American Institutes for Research
AIR Institute Fellow
Senior Advisor to the Health and Social Development Program

Katherine Rabb

Education Policy Director
Advocates for Children and Youth 

Castle Redmond

Program Manager, Building Healthy Communities
The California Endowment

Cassie Schwerner

Senior Vice President of Programs
Schott Foundation

Christopher Scott

Policy Analyst, Policy Center
Open Society Foundation

Jane Sundius

Education and Youth Development Program
Open Society Foundations

Joaquin Tamayo

Special Assistant
Office of Elementary and Secondary Education
U.S. Department of Education

American Institutes for Research

U.S. Department of Education

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