Founder / Principal
SOAR Education Partners
Max Koltuv is a regional superintendent at Achievement First where he oversees a network of 15 elementary schools in Brooklyn, NY, Bridgeport, CT, New Haven, CT, Hartford, CT, and Providence, RI. Before joining Achievement First, Max oversaw all of Uncommon Schools’ Brooklyn elementary instructional leaders as the Director of Brooklyn Elementary Instruction for the Prep and Excellence networks of Uncommon Schools.
Max originally joined Uncommon Schools as the Founding Head of School at Leadership Prep Bedford Stuyvesant, a college-prep elementary school. A graduate of Yale College, Max started his career at The Monitor Co., an international strategy-consulting firm, before transitioning to a teaching role at a high-performing, urban charter school in Massachusetts. He is a graduate of the Building Excellent Schools Fellowship and of the KIPP School Leadership Program. He has an avid interest in the outdoors stemming from his days leading hiking, canoeing, and dogsledding trips for Outward Bound. He lives in New York City with his wife and daughters.