Matthew Rodriguez, M. Ed
As Chief of Education Officer Matthew A. Rodriguez, M.Ed guides the educational strategy for the network’s 15 public charter schools. Rodríguez has more than 12 years of leadership experience in Chicago schools and a proven leadership development track record. He joined Acero Schools in September 2018 as managing director of student achievement. Prior to that, he served as a principal and school leader also focused on leadership transformation.
Rodríguez earned his bachelor’s degree in sociology from the University of Illinois at Chicago. He also earned two master’s degrees, one in education and the other in educational leadership. He is a doctoral candidate at Illinois State University, again focused on educational administration. He is New Leaders affiliated.