Christopher Stewart
Director of External Affairs and Outreach


  • Accountability
  • Achievement gap
  • African American students
  • Charter schools
  • Civil rights
  • Low-income students
  • Minority students
  • Poverty
  • Race and diversity
  • School choice
  • Urban education

Chris Stewart is the director of outreach and external affairs for Education Post, a nonprofit advocacy organization. Previously, Stewart was the executive director of the African American Leadership Forum, a cross-sector network of black leaders working to develop and implement an urban policy agenda across five northwest states. In 2007, he was elected to the Minneapolis Public Schools Board of Education. In that role, he helped establish the Office of New Schools, an area of the Minneapolis Public Schools to implement school reform strategies. He was a 2014 Bush fellow and is the publisher of Citizen.Education, a weekly alternative blog on education.