Who We Are

Targeted Leadership senior executives and consultants have demonstrated success in significantly improving student achievement results in their schools and district level positions. They are expert facilitators and coaches who understand the challenges of leading improvement efforts in culturally and linguistically diverse settings.

The TLC Team

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Senior Partners

The following consultants are all independent contractors that collaborate on specific TLC projects. They are not employees of TLC and often collaborate with other companies on projects or work projects of their own.

Senior Consultants

Superintendents Emeritus


Maria Santory Guasp

Senior Consultant
Maria Santory Guasp, Senior Consultant, Targeted Leadership Consulting

As an educational consultant, Maria Guasp has used her more than 30 years of experience to advise, coach and support school reform efforts in districts and schools. In this capacity she currently works with superintendents, district office administrators, principals and teacher instructional leadership teams in California and several other states. Prior to this, Maria worked with American Institutes for Research as the Project Manager of the Gates funded High School Reform Project in San Diego, Assistant Superintendent for Instruction in Chula Vista, CA, and held several positions with the New York City Board of Education including Superintendent, Chief Executive for Instructional and Student Support Programs, Executive Director in the Divisions of Professional Development and Bilingual Education, principal and teacher. She has an M.S. and P.D. in Educational Administration from Long Island University, an M.S. in Bilingual and Urban Education from Long Island University, and a B.A. in Elementary Education from Universidad Interamericana, Puerto Rico.