Amy Wood, M.A, M.Ed.
            Amy Wood is currently the Director of Educational Programs and Grants for Marion City Schools and is working as an independent contractor as a consultant and evaluator for several afterschool programs in Ohio withMcWatters Consulting, LLC.
            Amy has a strong background in organizational leadership and school improvement with a focus on the integration of technology into instruction and globalization of the curriculum. Amy’s ability to transform creative ideas into fundable educational programs has resulted in over 5 million dollars in competitive grant awards from state government sources, private foundations, and corporate entities. These funded programs supported school improvement in the areas of advanced career technical education, literacy, school climate, technology integration, cultural competence, innovation and international studies.
            Amy has an M.A. in Curriculum and Instruction, and M.Ed. in Educational Leadership from the University of Cincinnati and a B.A. in Education from Ohio Wesleyan University.  Amy has been published in several professional journals on the topics of literacy and educational practice.