Samantha Semrow is the Coordinator of Personalized Learning for Chicago Public Schools. Her career in education began as a College Advisor with the Illinois College Advising Corps. Since then, she has worked in many capacities within education ranging from program management to policymaking. Collectively, her experiences have made her most passionate about educational systems and structures, data and research, and adult development. She has a BA from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign and an Ed.M. from the Harvard Graduate School of Education.