Kel Spradling is the Vice President of Professional Development for 806 Technologies. She has 31 years of experience fostering collaborative work environments in public education. She has served as a federal programs director, district coordinator for school improvement, principal and teacher. As a large district federal programs director, she led her district to 100% compliance with 54 schools (37 Title I schools), 34,500 students, and a $35 Million-dollar federal programs budget. She is often asked to share her knowledge of federal and state requirements with state, district and campus leaders. She has a knack for interpreting how each new regulation applies to school improvement, classroom instruction and ultimately, student achievement. Kel and her husband, John, live in the Panhandle of Texas. She loves spending free time with her seven precious grandchildren.