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Dr. Julia Keleher, designated as the new Secretary of the Department of Education in Puerto Rico

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MSPM faculty, Dr. Julia Keleher is the new designated Secretary of the Department of Education in Puerto Rico. Her appointment came shortly after the Christmas holidays, on December 28, 2016.

Under the administration of Governor-elect Ricardo Rosselló Nevares, Dr. Keleher will be overseeing the management and usage of funds in the Department of Education, and using all available information to assess the actual performance of the education system in Puerto Rico. Dr. Keleher has spent a considerable part of her 20-year professional career managing educational projects, overseeing the use of federal funds, and providing technical assistance to school districts and educational agencies, so they could comply with the requirements established by the US Department of Education. She also founded her own educational consultancy firm, Keleher & Associates, in 2009. Dr. Keleher currently teaches DNSC 6235 Communication Strategies in Project Management at the George Washington University. The GWU MSPM family is proud of her recent success!

View Dr. Keleher’s recent interview: http://player.gfrvideo.com/elnuevodia/embed/juliakeleherhablasobrelanuevavisionquepretendeencaminareneducacion-225208.html