Bethany Little is a Principal at EducationCounsel, LLC. Before joining EducationCounsel, she served as Managing Partner at America Achieves, where she led a number of the organization’s most critical priorities, including their support for state and local superintendents, the Global Learning Network and their parent engagement initiative. Prior to America Achieves, Bethany served as Chief Education Counsel to the Chairman of the U.S. Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP) Committee. As the top staffer in the U.S. Senate responsible for education policy, Bethany led legislative efforts on early childhood programs, elementary and secondary education, higher education, and workforce training. Bethany has a Bachelor of Science in Foreign Service from Georgetown University, Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service. Bethany is based in the Washington, D.C. area.