Kathy Lane, MA
Chief of Educational Services
Kathy has more than 30 years of education experience focusing on students who face barriers to learning in public school systems. In her role, she supports the development of The Children’s Guild’s special education programs and charter and contract schools.
She was previously employed by Anne Arundel County Public Schools where she served as executive director of alternative education, director of alternative education and safe schools, assistant principal of the Glendale Regional Program, and specialist for programs and services for students with emotional disabilities in the Division of Special Education. She was also a special educator with Prince George’s County Public Schools.
In addition to her educational experience, Kathy serves on the board of the Early Childhood Coalition of Anne Arundel County and the Partnership for Children, Youth and Families. She is also a member of the leadership teams at the Annapolis Collaborative for Change and Community of Hope Initiative.
Kathy holds a master’s degree in psycho-education of the emotionally disturbed adolescent from The George Washington University and a bachelor’s degree in special and elementary education from The Catholic University of America. She earned a Maryland State Department of Education certificate in administration and supervision from Bowie State University.