Sherrie Reed is Research Projects Director at the California Education Lab. In this role, she directs research and administrative activities of several federal and foundation grants awarded to Michal Kurlaender, Paco Martorell and Scott Carrell, faculty in the School of Education and Department of Economics at University of California Davis. Prior to joining the California Education Lab, Sherrie served as the Director of Research for New Tech Network and worked in K-12 education as a special education teacher, school administrator and charter school developer for more than 20 years. Sherrie is a Ph.D. graduate from University of California Davis, School of Education. Drawing on her history as a school practitioner and charter school developer, Sherrie’s doctoral research focused on efforts in school reform.