Latinx Education Collaborative

Patrice Fenton, PhD

Director of Leader Support and Development, Education Leaders of Color (EdLoC)

Patrice is the Director of Leader Support and Development at Education Leaders of Color (EdLoC). In this role she designs and delivers professional development opportunities, builds community and encourages values-driven action among a cadre of high-level Black and Latino education leaders across the country.

Prior to joining EdLoC, Patrice served as Associate Director of NYC Men Teach, a mayoral initiative aimed at increasing the number of men of color in the pipeline to become NYC public school teachers. Patrice has also served as Director of K-12 programs for Bell Curves LLC, where she oversaw the work to bring equity to the landscape of test preparation for underserved youth in NYC, as well as Washington DC, Philadelphia, Boston and Atlanta.

Patrice holds a PhD in Teaching and Learning from the University of Miami, an MSEd in Special Education from Long Island University-Brooklyn, and a BBA in business management from Temple University.