The Council of Great City Schools Announces Dr. Ray Hart as its Executive Director

Dr. Ray Hart

The Board of Directors of the Council of Great City Schools announced the appointment of Dr. Ray Hart as its Executive Director (ED). Dr. Hart succeeds Dr. Michael Casserly, who served as ED from 1992 until his recent retirement. Prior to his appointment as ED, Dr. Hart served as the Council’s Director of Research. An Educational researcher he previously worked as the Executive Director of Research, Planning and Accountability for the Atlanta Public School District.

He holds a Ph.D. in Evaluation and Measurement from Kent State University, a M.Ed. with a focus on Curriculum and Instruction – Educational Research from Cleveland State University, and a bachelor’s degree in Industrial Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology.

NASBE congratulates Dr. Hart on his appointment and looks forward to continued collaboration with the Council.

Read the Council’s announcement here