Senior Director of National Policy
As KnowledgeWorks Senior Director of National Policy, Lillian Pace works with federal policymakers to create flexible policy environments that support personalized learning at scale. Pace also helps state and district leaders leverage federal policy to advance their vision for next generation education reform. During her time at KnowledgeWorks, Pace has authored a number of national publications on competency education, innovative assessments, and high school redesign.
Pace came to KnowledgeWorks after directing the U.S. House Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary and Secondary Education. She spent nearly a decade on Capitol Hill advising policymakers on K-12 and higher education policy.
Pace received her Master of Public Policy degree from George Washington University and her Bachelor of Arts degree from Washington and Lee University.