Meet TNTP's leadership team: 15 people who shape the organization's goals, services and strategy.
Crystal HarmonExecutive Vice President, Client Team
As an Executive Vice President, Crystal Harmon co-leads TNTP’s Client Team and partnerships with school systems, with a focus on building a thriving team and positioning TNTP for impact. She oversees TNTP's business and operations strategy, internal staffing, and knowledge management efforts.
Prior to this role, Crystal served as a Vice President and led TNTP’s work with cities and school districts pursuing a portfolio strategy.
Previously, as Chief of Staff and Partner for Policy & Research, Crystal managed district- and state-level research and policy analysis initiatives. As a Partner of Policy, Crystal oversaw policy reports on teacher recruitment, hiring and performance management for Denver, Los Angeles and Newark.
Crystal joined TNTP in 2004 as a Site Manager for the Baltimore City Teaching Residency, doubling the number of teachers in the program. She began her career teaching first grade in Baltimore City through Teach For America. She holds a BA in Journalism from Pennsylvania State University and a MA in teaching from the Johns Hopkins University. She currently serves on the board of directors for The Equity Project Charter School in New York City. Read more about her in this Education Week profile.