Turn Beliefs into Action

Expanding opportunities for kids is why we do this work and it’s our honor to play a role in furthering the impact of our client partners:

This team has had tremendous impact on our organization. NCTR did a DEI project with them and it has transformed the ways in which we live out our goals of diversity, equity, and inclusion. They supported our staff in navigating some difficult topics, and did so with amazing grace and professionalism. They are brilliant and we would work with them again in a minute!

Anissa Listak, CEO at the National Center for Teacher Residencies

We are so grateful to have had this partnership. With our mission and values in mind, they helped gauge our talent needs and recommended strategies to ensure Teach For America’s work is efficient and impactful.

Elisa Villanueva Beard, Chief Executive Officer at Teach For America

The team supported us in building and executing a two-year strategic plan for improving practices that promote Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion. Their work was of the highest caliber: the right balance of support and accountability, and great adaptability to our context. I give them my highest recommendation!

Chris Gibbons, CEO at STRIVE Prep

The 'Unrealized Impact' report is a seminal work in the field and a catalyst for accelerating commitment and action to make our sector more diverse, equitable, and inclusive. The report uses quantitative and qualitative data to provide a landscape analysis of where we currently stand as a sector and then provides insights to help organizations move forward. One of the most meaningful and important aspects of this research, is that it was not conducted in a vacuum, it was informed by the experiences of those in the field.

Angela Cobb CEO at FirstGen Partners LLC and Unrealized Impact Advisory Committee Lead

Be the Leader You Are Meant to Be


The executive search team at Promise54 is honored to have led the recruiting that resulted in these recent placements

Jason Atwood

Director of Research & Learning, NewSchools Venture Fund

Ernest Garrett

Superintendent, Louisiana Special School District

Jennifer Lopez

Chief Executive Officer, Carmen Schools of Science and Technology

Craig Martin

Executive Director, Bridge Boston Charter School

Colette Owens

Executive Director, Hiawatha Academies

Adah Pittman-DeLancey

Vice President of Impact & External Relations, redefinED Atlanta

Roberto Rodríguez

President & Chief Executive Officer, Teach Plus

Kara Allen Soldati

Chief Executive Officer, Umoja Student Development Corporation

Amy Wilkins

Senior Vice President, Advocacy at the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools