Christopher Mathias

Christopher Mathias, JD, Ph.D.

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Christopher is the Director for External Engagement. Prior to joining Smarter Balanced, Christopher was the Chief Academic Officer for the Idaho State Board of Education, an SEA and K–20 governance board with policy authority over all public schools covering students …

Gail Pagano

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Gail is the Senior Director of Member Services and has over 40 years of experience in public education. In her current position, Gail is responsible for providing support to state department of education agencies in Smarter Balanced member states, and …

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Sophia Sun

Sophia Sun Communications, Member Services

As the Administrative Specialist for the Communications and Member Services teams, Sophia supports the communications process, coordinates events, and helps maintain member relations within Smarter Balanced.   Prior to her current role, Sophia worked at UCSC Extension in Silicon Valley to increase student engagement and provide event …