DEAN MINDY SJOBLOM
As founding dean of Relay Chicago, Mindy Sjoblom oversees all aspects of teacher preparation in the Windy City. Before joining Relay, Sjoblom served as director of curriculum and instruction, then as principal, at Rauner College Prep. While she was principal, Sjoblom’s students earned the highest average ACT scores in the school’s history. Before that, she served as founding humanities teacher at the Crossroads School in Baltimore. Sjoblom, an alumna of Teach For America, earned an MAT from Johns Hopkins University, her certificate of advanced study from National Louis University through the KIPP School Leadership Program, and her BA in political science from Butler University.