Bi Vuong, a native of Honolulu, Hawaii, joins the Center for Education Policy Research as the director of Proving Ground. She comes to CEPR from The School District of Philadelphia where she served, most recently, as the deputy chief financial officer. She arrived in Philadelphia as a Strategic Data Project Fellow to support the district’s college- and career-readiness efforts. Upon finishing her fellowship, Bi remained at the district as the founding director of the Strategy Delivery Unit in the superintendent’s office, where she was responsible for the district’s action plan, five-year financial plan, and other key district initiatives.
A graduate of Kenyon College, Ohio and the Woodrow Wilson School at Princeton University, Bi’s professional background also includes positions with the Data Quality Campaign, EducationCounsel LLC, and the state of Illinois.