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Julie Kennedy

Relay Graduate School of Education
Senior Dean, Academic Programs
Seattle, WA
Julie serves as the Superintendent for Green Dot Washington. In this role, Julie works closely with Green Dot Washington’s principals to execute on their visions for excellent schools. Julie believes passionately in building joyful schools that lead all students to high academic achievement. Julie started her career teaching middle school science in Boston and Newark. After several years of teaching, went on to found a middle school in Brooklyn and served the students and families there as principal for 6 years. Following that, Julie went on to coach middle school and high school principals across Brooklyn for several years. Julie helped grow the Brooklyn network from 3 middle schools to 15 middle and high schools across several years. Julie is a native Washingtonian and when not working, she enjoys exploring the outdoors and great restaurants with her family.