Shawn Stover is the Instructional Superintendent for Cluster IV. Before joining DCPS, Shawn previously served as Managing Director for Uplift Education in Dallas, Texas, a charter organization where he managed eleven schools across four different campuses. Newsweek ranked the two high schools in Shawn’s cluster as among the top 30 public high schools in the nation. Prior to Uplift, Shawn worked for Teach For America as a Senior Managing Director on the Teacher Support and Development team. He also served as an administrator and a teacher for over 15 years in North Carolina. Shawn holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and a master’s degree in educational administration and curriculum supervision from East Carolina University.