Director Of Education, VS America
Jill Ackers, Director of Education, VC America, is a leader in education with a career that spans almost three decades. With a background that stretches from Early Childhood to Higher Education, her dedication to project-based learning and learner-centered initiatives has been at the heart of her work. Ackers' experience has taken her across almost 50 states within the United States and more than 23 countries globally, a testament to her commitment to educational change on a broad scale. She has been part of large initiatives such as securing a $147 million bond for an innovation master plan in Rhode Island, which aimed to make education more adaptive, innovative, and impactful to designing Cranton's and many more school's learning-community based model with architecture firms.