Shawn Lassiter is Leadership ISD’s Chief of Equity and Innovation. Prior to her role with LISD, she served as a Professional Learning and Innovation Specialist with Fort Worth ISD as well as science teacher and a Varsity Head Girls Basketball Coach at Paschal High School. She has earned a Bachelors of Science Degree at Alabama State University and a Masters of Public Administration at the Forbes School of Business. She has dedicated her work in education to establishing systems and opportunities that reflect equity and excellence within nonprofits and school districts. She has recently become an affiliate for the Pacific Education Group Courageous Conversations model.