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Wendy Waithe Simmons, Ph.D.

Director of Education and Equity
wsimmons@ctvoices.org

Wendy Waithe Simmons, Ph.D.

Dr. Wendy E. Waithe Simmons, Ph.D. is Director of Education and Equity at Connecticut Voices for Children.

Dr. Simmons has worked to advance excellence and equity in education across Connecticut for more than a decade, most recently in leadership roles at the State Education Resource Center (SERC) and the SERC Foundation. A former teacher, she is a psychologist by training with research and clinical practice experience. She will play a leading role in working to advance strategies to ensure equity in access to quality public education from cradle to career for all children and youth in our state.