Beryl Nelson serves as an advisor and guest instructor at CSDC. Now retired, Beryl was previously the lead Charter School Accountability Specialist at CSDC. She worked with charter schools and their granting agencies on issues of accountability, particularly in the areas of educational programs, governance, and operations. She worked on more than 50 School Quality Reviews as part of CSDC teams, including reviews of schools participating in the Public Charter Schools Grant Program. Beryl holds a MA in Public Policy from UC Berkeley. In retirement, she is looking forward to catching up on pleasure reading, doing some volunteer work, going to Oakland A’s games, and generally hanging out.