EglintonWilliam M. Eglinton, Director, Management, Finance and Policy, serves on CTAC’s research and evaluation team and focuses on local, state and federal public policy. He previously served as Chief Operating Officer of Public Service Company of New Mexico (PNM: a Fortune 200 company), and Chairman of the Board for all corporate subsidiaries. Under his leadership, PNM introduced performance-based compensation. In addition to being a key-team member for many of CTAC’s partnerships, Mr. Eglinton served as CTAC’s co-project director for the TIF-supported Leadership for Educators’ Advanced Performance Initiative (LEAP) with the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools, directed CTAC’s National Urban Reform Network, led site research and evaluations teams in Christina (DE) Denver (CO) and Newark (NJ) and trained district leadership teams, community collaboratives, corporate leadership groups and policymaking bodies at local, state and national levels. His areas of expertise include school/corporate collaboration, performance-based compensation, executive assistance to superintendents and boards of education, and education policy.