Elise Darwish

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Profile

Name

Elise Darwish

Affiliation

CEO, The College-Ready Promise

Location

Piedmont, CA

Biography

Elise Darwish is the Chief Executive Officer at The College Ready Promise, an organization committed to helping charter schools close the achievement gap. Formerly, Elise was the founding Chief Academic Officer at Aspire Public Schools where she grew the organization to a high performing, CMO with thirty-eight schools in Tennessee and California. She was also the founding Instructional Coordinator at the San Carlos Charter Learning Center, the first charter school in California and the second in the nation.