Jonathan Skolnick, Ed. L.D.
Executive Vice President for Programs and Strategy
Jonathan Skolnick serves as Executive Vice President for Programs and Strategy, where he oversees our 2-Generation Head Start programming, community schools partnerships, older adult services, employment services, and strategic planning.
Jonathan began his career as a NYC Teaching Fellow at Washington Irving High School, and in 2007 he joined the Office of School Leadership at the NYC Department of Education (NYCDOE). Over the next several years, Jonathan worked in a variety of roles to build innovative learning partnerships across the city. In 2009 he was a founding member of School of One, a groundbreaking learning model housed at MS 131 on Hester Street that became one of Time Magazine’s Best Inventions of 2009. He later helped to lead the NYCDOE’s Office of Innovation as a senior director for iZone360, a community of over 50 innovative middle and high schools. In 2012 he joined the founding team of Caliber Schools, a K-8 blended learning charter network, and more recently he founded and led the design and application process for Prime Public Charter School, a proposed middle school in Brooklyn.