Sara Krachman | Founder & Executive Director
Sara Krachman is the Founder & Executive Director of TransformEd. Sara is responsible for setting TransformEd’s strategy, building internal capacity, fundraising, building new partnerships, and nurturing collaborative relationships with leading researchers and practitioners. Sara has led TransformEd’s work to support school systems serving over 1M students across 20+ states and has authored more than a dozen publications and toolkits that translate research into actionable guidance and strategies for K-12 educators.
Before founding TransformEd, Sara was a Senior Associate in the Parthenon Group’s Education Practice. In that role, she served as a strategic advisor to leading national foundations, large K-12 school districts, and state departments of education on the design and rollout of large-scale education reform efforts. Sara earned an A.B. in Government from Harvard University, where she was elected to Phi Beta Kappa. She also holds a certificate in Nonprofit Management and Leadership from Tufts University and the Institute for Nonprofit Practice.