Chief Operating Officer – Danielle Tschirhart

Danielle Tschirhart joined Democracy Prep in her current role in 2020. As COO, she leads the Data, IT, Operations, Enrollment, Facilities, Compliance, and External Affairs Teams. She also manages all network growth initiatives and real estate nation-wide.

Prior to taking on this role, Danielle supported Democracy Prep’s real estate work as an independent consultant, and she worked with a variety of other schools and education organizations on building infrastructure in the areas of finance, operations, human resources, facilities, technology, compliance, systems building, and management.

Danielle previously worked as a charter school evaluator and authorizer at the SUNY Charter Schools Institute. She began her career with Teach For America, teaching 8th grade English Language Arts in East Harlem. Danielle earned a Master of Public Administration dual-degree from Columbia University and Sciences-Po Paris.