Dr. Lamont W. Browne has joined MGT Group’s Education Transformation practice as Vice President. Browne will support the group in providing best practices and solutions development in education transformation and education leadership. He will also help direct and manage MGT’s growing portfolio of education transformation projects throughout the country.
Browne brings more than 17 years of experience working in a variety of education environments. He has served in various roles including teacher, principal, adjunct professor, and charter school CEO. His most recent role was Executive Director of the Office of Autonomous Schools for Aurora Public Schools in Colorado. In this capacity he managed the district’s school turnaround framework while leading the Charter School Office and the district’s inaugural Innovation Zone.
Browne understands how to develop high-functioning teams to work collaboratively in design and implementing strategic systems that enhance academic and organizational performance. He is a nationally recognized, award-winning education leader focused on performance, leadership, and achieving results that improve school systems and the advancement of marginalized peoples and communities.
Trey Traviesa, Chairman and CEO of MGT Group, says, “Lamont’s prior experience as a change agent in education will enhance MGT’s mission in education transformation around the country. His impact on teams is tangibly seen in his numerous local and national awards received for his ability to successfully improve, lead, and transform organizations. He knows how to set a clear strategy to motivate and develop diverse teams while setting a high bar for performance focused on equitable outcomes and rigor towards education excellence. We’re honored to have him as an important part of our team as we continue to transform children’s lives through the lens of education.”
A recognized leader in education, Browne has won numerous awards for his leadership, including the prestigious Ryan Award, presented by the Accelerate Institute for demonstrating exceptional leadership in closing the achievement gap in urban K-12 schools. Browne received his doctoral degree in education administration and policy from the University of Delaware, master’s degree in business administration from the University of Colorado, master’s degree in education from the University of Delaware, and bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Delaware.
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