Ellen O’Brien

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2022-2023 Gray Fellow


Ellen O’Brien has been a proud Bronx Strong educator since 1993. Over the years she has had the pleasure of having different roles from classroom teacher, coach, AIS and Assistant Principal. As part of the highly competitive Project Lead grant program, she obtained her 2nd Master’s in School Building Leadership. She became an Assistant Principal shortly after graduating P.S. 19 Judith K Weiss School located in the Woodlawn section of the Bronx. In 2019 she proudly shifted her role to Principal She leads with a commitment to foster, encourage and find the genius in every child.