Dr. Cheryl Proctor
Dr. Cheryl Proctor  
Chief Academic Officer  

Dr. Proctor joined PPS as Chief of Schools in August 2021.She leads the Office of Teaching and Learning, which includes College and Career Readiness,
Humanities, STEAM, Early Learning and Athletics.

Dr. Proctor came to PPS from the School District of Philadelphia, the 18th largest public district in the country, where she has served as Assistant Superintendent. She earned a Bachelor of Science in Communication, with a minor in Advertising, from the New York Institute of Technology; a Master of Science in Special Education, with a minor in Reading, from Florida International University; and Doctor of Philosophy in Educational Leadership and Research Methodology, with a minor in Education Policy, from Florida Atlantic University.