September 2019 Newsletter: A Slice of APIE
Welcome to the 2019-2020 school year from our Executive Director, Cathy Jones:
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This year, our Math Classroom Coaches will be assisting students in sixth and seventh grade at six middle schools -Burnet, Dobie, Covington, Martin, Sadler Means YWLA, and Webb. Our mentors will continue to create and sustain meaningful relationships with K-12 students across AISD schools.
New Board Chair | Rick Whiteley
Austin Partners In Education (APIE) is pleased to announce Rick Whiteley, Executive Director of Cushman & Wakefield, as its new Board Chair. Whiteley was unanimously selected as the APIE Chair by the Board of Directors of the Austin Chamber of Commerce.
Whiteley brings over 35 years of experience in Austin’s commercial real estate sector and a long history of civic and professional engagement. Rick is also a Board Member of The Greater Austin Economic Development Corporation (Opportunity Austin) and was named The Austin Chamber of Commerce’s Volunteer of the Year in 2008 and again in 2016. Whiteley is a proud graduate of The University of Texas at Austin and remains a lifetime Longhorn with involvement in the Texas Exes and other UT related programs.
“I am honored to be selected to lead the APIE Board and be involved in the important work that the Chamber does in partnership with the Austin Independent School District to provide AISD students with additional resources to help them succeed in the classroom and in life,” Whiteley said.
Summer Recap | Fun with APIE
2020 Austin Marathon | Join Our Team!
The 2020 Austin Marathon, Half-Marathon, and 5K will take place on Sunday, February 16th, 2020. Registration is open, and we hope you will join our team! For updates, insider stories, and increasing price notifications follow Austin Partners In Education on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.
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