Assistant Superintendent for Student Services at Cambridge Public School
Dr. Barbara Mullen currently serves as the Assistant Superintendent for Student Services at Cambridge Public School. Dr. Mullen’s main role is to ensure that equitable practices are at the core of each system throughout CPSD to address and redress long-standing inequities and opportunities in student outcomes. Previously, she was the Chief Equity Officer at Providence Public Schools and the Director of the Learning Leader Network for the Center for Leadership and Educational Equity.
Dr. Mullen supported Rhode Island School Districts with continuous improvement toward equitable outcomes. She is the author of ‘Secure Your Oxygen Mask First: Strategies to Prevent Burnout in Special Education Practitioners‘ and numerous other publications, available in both digital and print. She currently lives in North Providence, RI, with her family.