Russell Booker Appointed to National StriveTogether Board
October 25, 2018
Spartanburg School District 7 Superintendent Russell Booker was installed this month as the newest member of StriveTogether’s board of directors.
That came during the organization’s Cradle to Career Networking conference in Seattle on Oct. 10.
StriveTogether is a national organization leading a data-driven push to improve decision-making in areas like education. Booker is a founding member of the Spartanburg Academic Movement.
StriveTogether board Chairwoman Nancy L. Zimpher said in a statement that Booker has been a “longtime champion for children” and brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to his new seat.
Booker joins the seven-member national board in leading the strategic focus of the StriveTogether Cradle to Career Network, which reaches 10.5 million students and involves 10,800 organizations in partnerships across 30 states and Washington, D.C.
Class of 2012, Fellow