Shannon O'Brien

Program Specialist
School District of Philadelphia - Office of Family & Community Engagement

Shannon O’Brien spent the 2015-2016 school year studying the existing School Advisory Council program in schools across the School District of Philadelphia. She interviewed families, staff, and administrators about their experience with SACs, held focus groups about SACs, conducted surveys about how to improve the program, and eventually led the team that implemented the new School Advisory Council policy in all schools during the 2016-2017 school year.