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Tiffany Cooper Gueye, Ph.D.

Chief Executive Officer, Building Educated Leaders for Life (BELL)

Tiffany Cooper Gueye joined BELL in 1998 and served as program manager, director of evaluation, and chief operating officer of field operations before becoming CEO in 2008. Through her leadership, BELL has grown to serve more than 12,000 students in schools across six states annually, and its models and evaluation methods have been nationally recognized as best practices in expanded learning programs.

Tiffany is a recipient of Boston College’s Donald J. White Teaching Excellence Award and served as an instructor at Johns Hopkins University. She earned her bachelor's degree and doctorate from Boston College. She sits on the board of The Center for Effective Philanthropy and on advisory boards of The Bridgespan Group and Results for America.