Andy Baxter joined the Southern Regional Education Board in 2012 as vice president of educator effectiveness, where he brings more than 10 years of experience working on issues of education policy and practice in the public education sector. Andy and the educator effectiveness team assist states with the development and implementation of feedback systems to support effective teaching.
Megan Boren joined the Southern Regional Education Board in 2010, bringing five years of education and workforce policy experience. She currently serves as the coordinator of state engagement and policy for the educator effectiveness team and focuses on policy research, educator evaluation implementation and technical assistance. At SREB, Megan has also worked on college completion and college-readiness policy and research. She previously led the SREB Readiness Courses initiative.
Matthew Smith joined the Southern Regional Education Board in 2013. Prior to SREB, he worked for the Education Commission of the States, where he worked as a policy analyst for the Postsecondary and Workforce Development Institute.