Jarrad Plante, CNP, Ed.D.
Center for Community Schools
Jarrad Plante is the programs coordinator for the UCF Center for Community Schools. He earned his Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership from the University of Central Florida, Master of Public Policy and Bachelor of Arts in Sociology from the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, and Certificate in Nonprofit Management and Leadership from Louisiana State University. Plante runs the Volunteer Center, where he manages programming around mentoring, tutoring and service-learning. At UMASS Dartmouth, he managed the LEADS (Leadership for Educational Attainment Developed through Service) program, which he then replicated at UCF in collaboration with Evans High School, A Community Partnership School.