A transformational leader with more than 20 years of experience in education, Dr. Starks has served students and families on the south side of Chicago, Englewood, and Westside as a principal. During her tenure, she was recognized for improving school communities and improving academic achievement.
Most recently Dr. Starks served as Director Supervisor of CICS Longwood. During her five years at CICS Longwood, she championed improved student outcomes. Dr. Starks earned a B. A. in Elementary Education from Chicago State University, Ed. M in Educational Administration from Governor’s State University and, Ed. D in Educational Leadership with a superintendent license.