Jean-Claude Brizard

Partner and Vice-President at Cross & Joftus

Jean-Claude Brizard is Partner and Vice-President at Cross & Joftus where he works with educators from across the county. He is the former Chief Executive of Chicago Public Schools and Superintendent of Schools for the Rochester, NY School District. Jean-Claude’s experience includes a 21-year career as an educator and administrator with the NYC Department of Education. He served as the Borough of Brooklyn Regional Superintendent and Executive Director for secondary schools. Jean-Claude is a Fellow of the Broad Center, a Fellow of the third cohort of the Pahara-Aspen Institute Education Fellowship, and a member of the Aspen Global Leadership Network.