Chief Improvement Officer 

Tony leads the Battelle for Kids Human Capital team that provides strategic counsel and implementation support to school districts. His team helps districts align their human capital management systems to their overall goals, including the delivery of 21st century learning for every student. 

In his earlier days at Battelle for Kids, Tony led several school improvement collaboratives focused on increasing student achievement through data analysis, research, professional development, and sharing best practices. These initiatives spanned approximately 100 districts in Ohio. 

Tony served 21 years as a teacher, coach, and administrator at the elementary, middle, and high school levels—including as a mathematics teacher, assistant principal, principal, curriculum coordinator, human resources director, data and testing coordinator, professional learning lead, and assistant superintendent.