DEAN OF SCHOOL LEADERSHIP PROGRAMS | RELAY GRADUATE SCHOOL OF EDUCATION
As Dean of school leadership programs at Relay, Jesse Rector leads all aspects of training for current and aspiring school leaders. In this role, he teaches courses on instructional leadership and serves as an advisor to the participants in our leadership programs.
Previously, Rector spent sixteen years in Newark, New Jersey, as a high-performing teacher in both the Newark Public Schools and at North Star Academy Charter School of Newark. During his last six years in Newark, Rector led North Star’s Clinton Hill Middle School.
Rector earned an M.A. in organizational leadership from Columbia University and a B.A. from Rutgers University.