Ann Clark is a district advisor for the Bush Institute's School Leadership Initiative working with Chesterfield County Public Schools and Fort Worth ISD. Clark retired from Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools in June 2017 after 34 years with the district and almost three as superintendent. She has been named a superintendent-in-residence at the New York-based nonprofit group that provides leadership consulting to districts across the country. Clark has an extensive background in CMS. She has been a principal at elementary, middle and high schools. She has also served as associate superintendent of education services and regional superintendent.