Carl Alexander

Executive Assistant

Carl’s diligent work in supporting administrators and teachers in public schools was recognized in 2022 by the Illinois State Board of Education with a meritorious service award. He draws inspiration from his community and is learning new ways to generate growth wherever he serves.

Carl’s bachelor of arts in music from Morehouse College and his master of music in voice and opera from Northwestern University inform his practice of creative leadership and design. He brings his experience elevating the scope and reach of large arts organizations to his work in education. Carl strives to pair research-based methods and innovative communication and structure to benefit any institution he is a part of. As a graduate of a historically Black college, he prioritizes the advancement of diversity, equity, and inclusion in education. His goal is to ensure that all students have access to quality education that reflects their lived experiences and broadens their horizons, leading them toward exceptional futures. Carl looks forward to promoting this vision in his work at Great Minds Virtual.