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Co-founder and Senior Vice President

Before co-founding Imagine Schools, Eileen was a teacher at the National Cathedral School in Washington DC, an educational writer for a PBS children’s television program, and a writer for the Council for Basic Education.

Eileen is a founder and past chairperson of the Rivendell School in Arlington, VA. She is the Chairperson of the Mustard Seed Foundation Board and serves on the Advisory Council of the James Madison Program at Princeton University.  Eileen holds a BA in English Literature from Princeton University, and an Honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters from Eastern University.