Tressa PankovitsDirector of Communications
Tressa Pankovits serves as Director of Communications for School Improvement Partnership and authors the organization’s
critically acclaimed newsletter “Charter School Investor,” which is published approximately every two weeks. (You can subscribe here). A non-practicing attorney, Tressa is also an award-winning former broadcast journalist with CBS and CLTV in Chicago, Illinois, WRIC in Richmond, Virginia and WPRI in Providence, Rhode Island. She served as Director of Communications for the Lieutenant Governor of Illinois and Chief of Staff for a nationwide education nonprofit. Tressa has consulted on education projects in Haiti, Chile and New Orleans, and is a respected, self-motivated senior leadership team professional with more than 15 years’ experience setting direction and executing organizational vision, goals and business strategies.