NextGeneration Leaders Program

Young professionals
CoSN is committed to recognizing and supporting emerging leaders who are passionate about K-12 education technology and committed to taking their career to the next level. That is why we created the NextGeneration Leaders Program.
The NextGeneration Leaders Program was created, in partnership with, to identify and strengthen emerging technology leaders.


NextGeneration Leaders Program - 2018 Leaders

  • Jon Gregori, Instructional Technology Specialist, Henrico County Public Schools (Henrico, VA)
  • Aubrey Harrison, Personalized Digital Learning Specialist, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools (Charlotte, NC)
  • Yan Li, Director of Research and Analytics, Office of the CIO, Mississippi Department of Education (Jackson, MS)
  • Sophia Mendoza, Director of Instructional Technology Initiative, Los Angeles Unified School District (Los Angeles, CA)
  • Eddie Sawyer, Innovative Technology Solutions Coordinator, Vancouver Public Schools (Vancouver, WA)

Honorees will be formally recognized at the CoSN’s Annual Conference in Washington, DC in March. 

Learn about the 2018 NextGen Leaders at EdScoop.

The NextGeneration Leaders program is co-sponsored by EdScoop and was created in 2016. EdScoop highlighted the program in their article, "Calling for NextGeneration school tech leader nominees." Please contact Irene Spero for any inquiries.