Thai Nguyen has helped students achieve impressive academic results. As principal, he helped transform an inner-city school that earned an “F” letter grade to a “B” letter grade in one year. Thai is currently the principal of Vista College Prep – Sueño Park in Phoenix, Arizona, and an instructor at Arizona State University where he teaches Master's courses in Educational Administration. Prior to becoming a school leader, he was a teacher, an instructional coach, and the Lead Instructor and Effectiveness Coach for The New Teacher Project in Arizona. Thai has collaborated with educators at high-achieving schools around the country as a LENS leader through Building Excellent Schools and as a member of The National Principal Academy Fellowship through Relay’s Graduate School of Education.