Katherine Leonard is the principal of Breakthrough Magnet School, North, in Hartford, Ct. She has worked in Hartford Public Schools for 15 years. Katie has worked diligently with her instructional team over the past five years to ensure that the Data Wise continuous improvement process permeates the Breakthrough North community. She engaged in two Data Wise Institutes over the past two years. This year, Katie joined a cohort of passionate and talented educators from Hartford in the Data Wise Coaching Candidate program. The Coaching Candidate program provided her the opportunity to support other schools in Hartford to also engage in the Data Wise process. She is currently pursuing a 093 Superintendent Certification at the University of Connecticut where she will be starting a Doctorate in Education in July, 2020.