Tacy Killingsworth has been in education for twenty two years and has served in a variety of capacities to include early childhood special education teacher and director, elementary classroom teacher, assistant principal, principal, director of instruction, director of elementary education and college instructor. Tacy currently teaches classes in the Leadership, Research and Foundations Department at the University of Colorado Colorado Springs and is a consultant in the field of education.
Tacy’s consultant work consists of mentoring and coaching building and district leaders in a variety of areas. This includes supporting leaders in setting vision/mission with a viable action plan that defines strategies and processes, improving climate and culture to promote success, unpacking standards and aligning curriculum, using data to drive instruction and developing and implementing a differentiated professional development model to meet teacher needs within a school.
Tacy holds a master's degree in early childhood special education from the University of Arizona and a degree in administrative leadership from the University of Colorado at Denver.