As Managing Director of Innovation, Paul Boye partners with network leaders, education entrepreneurs, and innovators to ensure CICS' vision for innovation becomes reality and students receive the very best education. Since earning his B.A. from Northwestern University, Paul has dedicated his entire professional career to improving outcomes for youth, initially as a public school teacher for 5th and 6th grade students in Chicago. Prior to joining the CICS team, Paul led teams at buildOn to empower high school students through service, most recently as Chief Program Officer (U.S.). Outside of work, Paul enjoys time with his amazing wife and two daughters on the South Side.