Sheila Seedhouse is an Instructional Support Leader for the West Side Network in Chicago Public Schools. Prior to working as an ISL, Sheila was a teacher at Farragut Career Academy, a traditional neighborhood high school in Chicago, IL. Sheila was involved in leadership at Farragut as an US Empowered Program Director, Freshman Academy grade lead, teacher course team lead, and data team member. Sheila also worked as a Corps Member Advisor at Teach For America institute for two summers and a Content Course Instructor for TFA for two school years. Now, as an ISL, Sheila works closely with the principals and assistant principals of twenty-seven high schools to develop leadership capacity within their buildings. She received a B.S. from Butler University in 2008 and a MAT from National Louis University in 2010. Sheila is looking forward to learning from the experiences of all the other members of 2012 SPA NYC cohort.