Name: Barish Icin
Current Position and School: Executive director of the Pioneer Charter School of Science.
Educational Background: Master of arts in politics, Princeton University; bachelor of arts in economics and international relations, Koç University in Istanbul, Turkey.
School Information: Pioneer Charter School of Science in Everett, MA, serves 280 students in grades 7-12 and has a student population that is 37% White, 31% black/African-American, 23% Latino/Hispanic, and 9% other. Of these students, 53% are eligible for free and reduced lunch.
Prior Experience: Barish’s prior experience includes serving as school operations manager and math teacher at the Central Jersey College Prep Charter School in Somerset, NJ.