Jill Weber, M.S., M.B.A.
Director, REL Northeast & Islands
Jill Weber is a vice president at Education Development Center, Inc. (EDC) and director of REL Northeast & Islands. She has worked in the field of education since 1980 at the school and district levels and has partnered with state education agencies to advance data-driven decision making to improve student outcomes. Weber has extensive expertise in educational leadership, policy development and analysis, assessment and accountability, educational technology and online learning, and curriculum development.
Ms. Weber has directed REL Northeast & Islands since 2005. Previously, she served as director of the Northeast and Islands Regional Technology in Education Consortium, which brought together educational technology leaders from across the region to implement No Child Left Behind requirements. She also has served in a senior role on a number of technology, teacher quality, and leadership projects, including Project MEET (Massachusetts Empowering Educators with Technology), the Gates Foundation-funded Massachusetts Technology Leadership Consortium, and the Enhancing Education Through Technology National Evaluation Institute.
Prior to joining EDC, Ms. Weber was a senior project director at TERC, and a technology director in the Salem and Cambridge, Mass., public school systems. She has taught math at the fifth- and seventh-grade levels. She also spent 10 years working in the corporate world for LEXIS/NEXIS in project management and strategic planning capacities.
Ms. Weber holds a master’s degree in educational technology from Harvard University and an M.B.A. from the University of Dayton.