Deputy Director, Partner School Network
Amy Lynn Torres is the Deputy Director, Partner School Network with the Network for College Success. Previously, she served as Director for Curriculum and Instruction at Victory Education Partners. In that role she supported principals in multiple schools in the Victory network. Prior to that position, Amy was the Founding Principal at Chicago International Charter School – Irving Park Campus, where she led the school to achieve the distinction of #1 performing elementary charter school in 2011. Amy was also a New Leaders for New Schools Fellow and served as Resident Principal at Spry Community Links High School.
Amy received a B.A. in Spanish Literature from Knox College and an M.Ed in Educational Leadership & Administration from National Louis University. She has a Master Elementary and Master Secondary Teaching Certificates and a Type 75 Certificate. Amy is a National Board Certified teacher in World Languages and has taught Spanish at the middle and high school levels.