Gloria Reyes will lead a panel discussion titled “The Exhausted Educator: Teachers share the highs, the lows and what’s next” on Monday, October 10, the first day of the Wisconsin Leadership Sumimt.
Registration is open now at WisconsinLeadershipSummit.com.
Gloria Reyes, hailing from the east side of Madison, was most recently the Executive Director & CEO of Briarpatch Youth Services. She previously served as Madison Metropolitan School District Board of Education President. She was the former deputy mayor for Public Safety, Civil Rights, and Community Services for former Mayor Soglin and a former Madison police detective. She previously also was the board president for the Dane County Chapter of the Latino Peace Officers Association. She volunteers for many organizations including the Wisconsin Association of Women Police and the Boys and Girls Club of Dane County. Reyes recently served as the president of the board of directors at Centro Hispano of Dane County where she oversaw the hiring of current Executive Director Karen Menendez Coller and the deepening of Centro’s commitment to youth programs.
Joining Gloria on the panel are:
- Kabby Hong, English Teacher and 2022 Wisconsin Teacher of the Year, Verona High School
- Michael Jones, President, Madison Teachers Inc
- Kyree Brooks, Associate Principal, Sun Prairie Central Heights Middle School
- Danyell Wright, Principal, Cottage Grove School
The Wisconsin Leadership Summit is the state’s premier professional development, networking and community-building event for people of color. It will take place October 10 and 11 at the Madison Concourse Hotel and Governor’s Club. Registration is open now at WisconsinLeadershipSummit.com.