The statewide coalition of public charter schools welcomes head of Lincoln Charter School

HARRISBURG (April 19, 2022) –  The Pennsylvania Coalition of Public Charter Schools (PCPCS), the statewide coalition and the voice for the 170,000 public charter school students and school communities across the Keystone State, is pleased to announce Dr. Anne Clark as the next Chief Operating Officer (CEO) for the Coalition.

“The PCPCS Board and I are very excited to have Dr. Anne Clark join the coalition as the new CEO.  Dr. Clark brings a wealth of public charter school experience to the table and we look forward to watching her lead our movement across the State at this pivotal time for our state’s public charter schools.” – Bob Lysek, Founder and CEO, Executive Education Academy Charter School and PCPCS Board President

Dr. Clark is from York, PA where she has been an educator for 20 years.  She most recently was the CEO at Lincoln Charter School and has been part of the leadership team for the past ten years focusing on community outreach and advocacy.  Under Clark’s leadership, the school’s academics improved, social and emotional learning goals were achieved, and she led the school through the COVID-19 pandemic. 

I am honored to be selected by the board as the next CEO.  I am an advocate for all stakeholders in the charter school movement.  I’m ready to live out the coalition’s vision of serving as a catalyst for educational excellence through opportunity, innovation, and unity.” – Dr. Anne Clark

Dr. Anne Clark earned a Doctorate in Human Services at Capella University with a concentration in Leadership and Organizational Management. She completed her Superintendent Letter of Eligibility at Point Park University.  In addition, Clark holds a Master’s Degree in Elementary Education, a Certificate in School Leadership from Point Park University, and a Certificate in Non-Profit Leadership and Management from Temple University. 

Her full bio can be found here.

Dr. Clark will officially take on the helm at the Pennsylvania Coalition of Public Charter Schools on Wednesday, April 27.  



The Pennsylvania Coalition of Public Charter Schools (PCPCS) is the voice of public charter schools in the state of Pennsylvania, representing both brick-and-mortar and cyber charter schools throughout the Keystone State. To schedule an interview with Dr. Clark, please contact her at