Title I Coordinator & ESEA Regional Program Manager
Maine Department of Education
Rita Pello is a Title I Coordinator and ESEA Regional Program Manager at the Maine Department of Education. Formerly, she worked as a communications manager with KnowledgeWorks, translating research and providing resources for educators. She also taught high school English and film and coached forensics in Madison, WI. Rita earned her master’s in Education Policy and Management from the Harvard Graduate School of Education and her bachelor’s in Secondary Education – English from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.