Shandell Richards
Senior Director of Strategic Initiatives and Partnerships

Shandell joined Horton’s Kids as the Elementary Program Director in 2018, after seven years of serving as a DC Public School educator and instructional coach. Currently, Shandell is the Senior Director of Strategic Initiatives and Partnerships and oversees Horton’s Kids’ Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, expansion, and other strategic priorities. Shandell holds a bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Lincoln University PA and a master’s degree in Curriculum and Instruction: Education Policy and Leadership from American University.

shandell@hortonskids.org