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Molly Delany announced new Executive Director at CU Schools Foundation

Molly Delany has been named the new Executive Director of the CU Schools Foundation. Ms. Delany has worked in the education field in several capacities. 

For the past ten years, [Molly Delany] worked as WILL’s Director of Educational Outreach. Prior to that she was a childcare center director, served in various capacities for Head Start and worked as a literacy educator. She is a graduate of the University of Illinois with a BS in Speech and Hearing Science and an EdM in Curriculum and Instruction.

Delaney shared, “I believe education and strong public schools are the backbone of our community, and I am honored to work with the foundation to build programs that support teachers and inspire learners.”  — CU Schools Foundation website

The CU Schools Foundation will work under Ms. Delany’s leadership as it strives to develop and support programs to make all Champaign-Urbana public school students ready for college and career.

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