Dr. Lee Jenkins is the president of From LtoJ® Consulting Group, Inc., where he writes, speaks, and
consults in the educational fields of standards, assessment, accountability, and data-based decisionmaking.
Equipped with a B.A. from Loma Nazarene University and a Ph.D. from Claremont Graduate
University, Jenkins taught in the California public schools and at Oregon State University. During his
fourteen years as a school district superintendent, he studied the principles of quality organizations,
eventually presenting his analyses in his books Improving Student Learning and Permission to Forget. An
accomplished editor as well as author, Dr. Jenkins has addressed educators in most states plus several
other countries regarding improving classroom, school, and school district systems for the benefit of
Public Consulting Group, Inc. (PCG) is a leading public sector solutions implementation and operations improvement firm that partners with health, education, and human services agencies to improve lives. Founded in 1986 and headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts, PCG has nearly 2,000 professionals in more than 50 offices around the US, in Canada and in Europe. PCG’s Education practice offers consulting services and technology solutions that help schools, school districts, and state education agencies/ministries of education to promote student success, improve programs and processes, and optimize financial resources.