CEP Staff

Gail Kaufman

CEP Leadership
Senior Adviser to the Assistant Vice Chancellor for Educational Partnerships
Center for Educational Partnerships (CEP)

Gail Kaufman began her career teaching social studies in Brooklyn, NY and rural Massachusetts, moved to developing alternative educational programs in higher education and returned to K-12 as the Director of Communications and Public Relations with San Francisco Unified. In her present position for 15 years, Ms. Kaufman has led the Center’s work on building and strengthening college- and career-going culture in K-12 and community college. This work focuses on systemic change in schools and districts, curriculum development and professional learning, as well as creating schools to increase access and success in higher education for under- performing students and their families.