Meisha Ross Porter
Meisha Ross Porter (//; born February 7, 1974) is an American educator and current New York City Schools Chancellor. She was announced for the role on February 26, 2021, when former chancellor Richard Carranza stepped down from the post.
Meisha R. Porter
|New York City Schools Chancellor|
|Assumed office |
March 15, 2021
|Appointed by||Bill de Blasio|
|Preceded by||Richard Carranza|
|Executive Superindent for the Bronx|
2018 – March 15, 2021
|Born||February 7, 1974|
|Education||Queens Technical High School|
|Alma mater||Fordham University|
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