EducationCounsel LLC, in affiliation with Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP, serves as a strategic consultant to education leaders and policy makers. By offering an integrated suite of services including policy, strategy, advocacy, and law, and partnering with leaders across all levels (e.g., associations, foundations, non-for-profits, states, districts, and universities), EducationCounsel helps clients achieve their goals of enhancing the quality of the nation's education systems, closing achievement gaps, and expanding access to educational opportunities throughout the education pipeline from birth to college and career access and completion.
EducationCounsel is seeking a forward-thinking, effective, and entrepreneurial professional to serve as a Senior Education Policy Professional. This critical role will lead projects designed to advance work on education policy toward college and career readiness and postsecondary success for all students, including by improving access and diversity outcomes. By serving as a strategic advisor to a wide array of decision makers (e.g., colleges and universities, national organizations, foundation leaders, nonprofit executives) on a variety of critical higher education topics with opportunities to engage in the K-12 policy landscape, this person will be poised to influence institutional performance and postsecondary outcomes on a national scale.
This is an ideal opportunity for an experienced education policy professional with strong federal policy knowledge, strategic thinking, relationship management, research and writing, and facilitation skills to work with the EducationCounsel team and play a transformative role in shaping the future of education in our country.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Leading Institutional and Systems Change in Higher Education
Driving Progress in Education Efforts through Partner/Client Relationships
Leading and Facilitating the Delivery of Value & Content
Managing Projects toward Successful Outcomes