Brett Shiel is Senior Director of Human Capital for the Camden City School District. Prior to this, he was the Deputy for Teacher Effectiveness for the School District of Philadelphia. Before that, Brett served as a Managing Director and Consultant with Insight Education Group and consulted to chiefs and superintendents in various cities on teacher effectiveness reforms and implementing systems-wide change. Brett held various leadership positions at Freire Charter School, where he also co-directed a short film on Freire that was screened in numerous cities and universities. Brett holds a B.A. in Saxophone from Ithaca College, a Master’s in Education from the University of St. Thomas, and M.S. from the University of Pennsylvania.