Raise DC Staff and Operations
POSTSECONDARY ACCESS & COMPLETION Change Network Lead
DC Public Schools
Director, College Preparedness Programs
Kimberly Hanauer manages the multitude of offerings within the College Preparedness portfolio at DC Public Schools – including College Partnerships, Dual Enrollment, SAT Administration, SAT Test Prep, Naviance, FAFSA completion, and early college & career awareness, which begins in middle school.
In addition to programmatic management, Kimberly is partnering closely with Data and Strategy team to build a robust set of college preparedness metrics and track data on college enrollment, persistence, and completion.
Kimberly came to DCPS from the KIPP Foundation, where she was the Director of College & Career Preparedness. Prior to KIPP, she spent 8 years at Duke University serving her alma mater where she has earned two degrees – BA in Economics and MA in Liberal Studies, masters project “Examining the Role of Public-Private Partnerships in K-12 Career Readiness."