Livia Angiolillo is the Managing Director of Schools at Bold Charter School. Prior to joining Bold, Livia worked with Ascend Public Charter Schools, where she served as the Principal of Brooklyn Ascend High School, Interim Principal of Brownsville Ascend Middle School, and Interim Director of Grades 5-12. Preceding her time at Ascend, Livia co-founded Uncommon Collegiate Charter High School, a high-performing high school in Bedford Stuyvesant, Brooklyn. Livia also participated in three Uncommon Schools fellowship programs, served as an Education Pioneer, and held positions at Harlem RBI DREAM Charter School and the Legal Aid Society Education Advocacy Project. Livia holds a bachelor’s in English and fine arts from Amherst College, a joint MA/EdM in education organization and leadership from Columbia University’s Teachers College, and a JD from Columbia University School of Law.