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


Bob Hill

Superintendents Emeritus
Bob Hill, Superintendents Emeritus, Targeted Leadership Consulting

The Director of Education Initiatives at the Ball Foundation, Dr. Hill leads a team of consultants in partnerships with five urban school districts located in Illinois, Michigan, Pennsylvania, and California. Ball partner schools and districts consistently have attained student achievement gains that exceed state and national benchmarks.

Dr. Hill previously was a teacher, principal, assistant superintendent, and superintendent for 34 years. As Superintendent of the Springfield (IL) Public Schools from 1991-2002 he led the transition to standards-based instruction, award-winning models of shared leadership, and school choice. He was honored with the Illinois Distinguished Educator Award of Excellence and the Breaking the Mold Award. Dr. Hill served two terms as the President of the Large Unit District Association of Illinois.


E-mail: bhill@ballfoundation.org