Lynsey Werkheiser
VP of Education - Philadelphia, PA

Since joining Acelero Learning in 2010, Lynsey has supported educational programming and leadership in multiple capacities. In her current role, Lynsey is a member of the Support Center’s national Early Learning, Research, and Training team, which works closely with Acelero Learning’s key education and disabilities/mental heath leadership across all delegates, as well as with Shine Early Learning partners.  Primarily, Lynsey provides programmatic support and coaching, working closely with local Directors of Education to provide differentiated professional development and support to all education and disabilities/mental health staff. Prior to her current role, Lynsey was the Education Manager in Philadelphia, and was responsible for coaching other education leaders and overseeing the quality of services in 25 Philadelphia classrooms. Her first role at Acelero Learning was as a Center Director in Philadelphia where she served as an educational leader for six classrooms. Lynsey holds a master's degree from Drexel University in educational administration and leadership and a bachelor’s degree from East Stroudsburg University in early childhood and elementary education.