Emily Stainer is the Chief Academic Officer at Match Charter Public School. She joined Match to support school leaders in delivering exceptional student outcomes. Prior to Match, Emily worked at UP Education Network developing programming and instructional coaches for six turnaround schools in Massachusetts. Emily also previously served as the Head of School for Alma del Mar Charter School in New Bedford, MA. She started her education career at Citizen Schools in 2002 through the National Teaching Fellowship program and then served in a variety of local, regional and national team roles. Emily graduated from Brown University and has a Master’s of Education from Lesley University.