Alicia T. Johnson
Chief Executive Officer
Alicia Johnson is a veteran KIPP NYC leader, who began her tenure in 2007 helping lead the nationally recognized alumni program, “KIPP To College”, now known as “KIPP Forward”. She went on to serve as Managing Director of College Services and Managing Director for Data and Operations before becoming the Chief Operating Officer and then President. During her most recent role, Ms. Johnson has led KIPP NYC through the region’s most significant growth and improvement in excellence on behalf of the KIPPsters, including building three new campuses in the Bronx which will significantly increase KIPP NYC’s educational footprint.
Ms. Johnson received her undergraduate degree from Stanford University, her Master’s in Business Administration from the Yale School of Management, and is a Broad Fellow selected to be a part of the 2020 inaugural cohort of the Fellowship for Public Education Leadership at Yale.