Laura Allen is the CEO of We Teach All Educational Consulting, Inc., in Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin. WTAEC provides professional development services for educational institutions nationwide, specializing in Response to Intervention implementations, charter school start-ups, literacy coach development, special education support, curriculum development, teacher mentoring, behavior management and parental accountability. Laura received her B.S. in elementary education from Western Michigan University. With over sixteen years of educational experience, Laura has additionally served in the positions of CEO of an early childhood center, an elementary and middle school instructor, curriculum director, assistant-principal and principal. Being a member of the NY SPA Cohort 2012 will provide a wealth of opportunities and experiences that will allow Laura to achieve her goal of ensuring the success of teachers and learners in classrooms throughout the United States by creating exemplary academic institutions.