Acting Director of Communications

1507 Margaret Balch-Gonzalez is responsible for planning and implementing communications strategies and activities and directing AISR's communications team. She oversees the planning and execution of a range of editorial and projects from inception by AISR staff and outside consultants to final production and promotion, including AISR’s quarterly journal Voices in Urban Education. Prior to joining AISR in 2004, she worked as a freelance editor and writer, held corporate marketing and product development positions, and taught K-8 science and ESL in Rhode Island, Argentina, and Ecuador. She has a BA in biology from Harvard University and an MBA from the University of Rhode Island.