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SOE Leadership Team


Cheryl Holcomb-McCoy

Dean, School of Education
Dr. Cheryl Holcomb-McCoy,
Message from the Dean


Corbin Cambell


Associate Dean, Academic Affairs and Associate Professor
Dr. Corbin Campbell,




Chief Development Officer
Danielle Bowes,


Christopher Morgan


Director, Finance, Personnel, and Administration
Christopher Morgan,

Jason Pier

Director, Strategic Communications and Marketing
Jason Pier,


Graduate Program & Director Information


"How to solve problems that come with putting more counselors in schools" by Dean Cheryl Holcomb-McCoy was published in District Administration [July 29, 2022]

"A Dual-Enrollment Program for D.C. High School Students Could Help Fill Classrooms in the Future"

"Opinion: Educators Must Prepare for the Dismantling of Affirmative Action"

"Growing Teachers Locally" (Download Link: Options > Download)


Dr. Corbin Campbell, Associate Dean of Academic Affairs, and Dr. Brian L. McGowan, Associate Professor, received $697,000 in funding from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to study equity-based teaching at the college level. SOE received the 18-month grant, along with Florida International University and the University of Connecticut, to work on a playbook for adopting equity-based teaching. Focused on teaching outcomes for Black, Latinx, Indigenous students and those from low-income backgrounds in college, their concept paper was titled “Reconceptualizing College Teaching for Equitable Student Outcomes: A Strategic Focus on Equity-Based Teaching and the Systemic Levers that Support Broad-Scale Change.”