Dr. Bernadine Futrell is an educational assessment, evaluation, research and policy expert. She currently serves as the director of Leadership Services, for AASA, The School Superintendents Association. At AASA, she directs AASA’s professional learning programs principally, the AASA/Howard Urban Superintendents Academy, the AASA/USC Urban Superintendents Academy, the Leadership Academy, the Innovation and Transformational Leadership Network and the STEM Leadership Consortia. Dr. Futrell is a member of the Educational Psychology advising board for George Mason University and the Educational Leadership Advisory board at Howard University. She is co-author of the forthcoming book ConnectED Leaders: Network and Amplify Your Superintendency (2019).