Callie Kozlak is Associate Superintendent for Policy & Government Relations at the Arizona Department of Education. As part of the agency’s leadership team, she oversees the agency’s policy development and government relations work. Prior to joining ADE, Kozlak was the Field Campaign Manager for Education Policy at UnidosUS, where she oversaw a multi-state campaign advocating for civil rights policies to support the academic success of Latinos and other historically underserved groups of students. She also served at the US Department of Education, under the Obama Administration, where her work focused on federal regulations under the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) as well as leading educator engagement initiatives. She received her B.A. from Boston College and her M.Ed. in Early Childhood Curriculum and Instruction from George Mason University while teaching Pre-K and first grade in Washington, DC as a classroom teacher.