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GREGORY CALLAHAM

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GREGORY CALLAHAM

TITLE 

Principal

ORGANIZATION

Yu Ming Charter School

BIOGRAPHY

Greg Callaham is the senior director of culture at Alpha Public Schools in San Jose, California. Greg supports school leaders in developing and implementing positive school culture systems and supports across the network's elementary, middle, and high schools. Greg also co-developed Alpha's “Personalized Leadership Training” program - an integrated social-emotional learning program with a focus on hands-on practice and leadership development, resulting in a program and school where students coach, mentor, and teach their peers, with adults as facilitators. Greg started with Alpha as an assistant principal at Alpha's flagship middle school.

Before coming to Alpha, he participated as a school leadership resident at High Tech Middle School in San Diego, California, was the director of educational game design at an edtech startup in Shanghai, China, and taught middle school math in Portland, Oregon. Greg started out as a psychology research coordinator at a Veterans Hospital before switching careers to focus on education.