Whitnee Verdi Named as Executive
Director of Educational Partnership
for State of California
Camden, NJ.—Bruce Bierwirth, SVP of Sales for Catapult Learning, announced Whitnee Verdi has been named as Executive Director for Educational Partnership for the state of California, as well as Arizona, Nevada, and Colorado. In this position, Ms.Verdi will work to expand the company’s nationally recognized intervention programs and professional developments services to school districts across the state. The newly adopted Common Core State Standards serve as the structural model for Catapult Learning’s intervention solutions, training and instructional resources, and professional development solutions.
Whitnee Verdi brings over 10 years of classroom experience as a teacher at both the elementary and secondary levels. With a rich background in curriculum and instruction, Whitnee’s expertise is working with English Language Learners. Following her teacher career, Whitnee worked for CTB McGraw, Kaplan K12, and most recently for Bill Daggett at the International Center for Leadership in Education, helping school districts across the country with the implementation of the Common Core State Standards.
“I am thrilled to welcome Whitnee to our team that is deeply committed to solving the complex challenges schools across the country,” said Bierwirth. “With her expertise building relationships with school leaders and her background in helping schools transition to the new Common Core State Standards, Whitnee is ideally suited to bring our proven intervention solutions and professional development services to more schools throughout the state of California.”