President & Chief Executive Officer
National Association of Charter School Authorizers
Greg Richmond is president and chief executive officer of the National Association of Charter School Authorizers (NACSA), which is committed to advancing excellence and accountability among charter school sector. NACSA works directly with school districts, state departments of education agencies and other agencies to improve quality outcomes among charter schools.
Before joining NACSA, Richmond spent 11 years at the Chicago Public Schools in a variety of roles, including Chief Officer for New School Development. He has served as the Chair of the Illinois State Charter School Commission and as member of the Aspen Institute’s Commission on No Child Left Behind. Richmond has also consulted with the governments of the United Kingdom, Chile, and Abu Dhabi on the development of charter-like schools in those countries.