Becky Hausammann is a 24 year champion of PBL, and is excited to share that passion with her colleagues at PBLWorks. Currently in her third year as the National Faculty senior manager, Becky recruits, hires, and supports one of the premier professional development consulting teams in the country. She brings a deep background in educational leadership, mentorship of teachers, and curriculum and instruction to her role at PBLWorks.
In the nine years prior to her leadership at PBLWorks, Becky served as the middle school director at Hawken School, a forward-leaning independent school in Cleveland, Ohio; the head of school at Cascade Canyon, a small K-8 school in Fairfax, California; and assistant principal at Petaluma High School in Petaluma, California. During the first half of her career, Becky was a devoted PBL English teacher, PBL drama teacher, teacher leader, and coordinator of literacy and high school assessment in the Tamalpais Union High School District in Marin County, California. She was very involved in PBL academies at Sir Francis Drake High School and Tamalpais High School, and brought her passion for PBL to the schools she served as an administrator. Becky is a graduate of UC Berkeley in humanities, and holds a Masters of Education degree from Stanford University and credentials in Education Leadership.