Turnaround Schools Specialist
Charter School Office, School District of Philadelphia
Peng Chao leads the Renaissance Charter Initiative at the School District of Philadelphia. Her work involves the development and execution of the policies and processes that frames the vetting of potential Renaissance Charter Schools. Prior to joining the Charter School Office, she spent her days teaching math to 7th and 8th graders at a middle school in South Philly. Outside of work, she tries to remain optimistic about the 76ers and Phillies. When provided the opportunity, she enjoys taking long flights to new places.