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Beverly LaCoste

Leadership Coach, Center for Urban Education Leadership

Educational Policy Studies



1040 W. Harrison St. (M/C 147), Chicago, IL 60607


Beverly LaCoste is a leadership coach with UIC’s EdD program and an award-winning former CPS high school and elementary school principal. She is an experienced school administrator with over 40 years as a teacher, counselor, assistant principal, principal, and district level leader. She has served as consultant in multiple school communities: Chicago Public Schools, Indianapolis Public Schools, Cleveland, Ohio ACCES Charter and Clayton County Public Schools. Her out of state experience also includes Special Assistant to the Deputy Superintendent, Atlanta Public Schools, Atlanta, GA, and Chief of Staff to the Superintendent of St. Louis Public Schools.