Middle School Faculty & Staff
Office phone: 216.320.8119
M.Ed., Tufts University 1995
TTC, Shady Hill School Teacher Training Program 1995
As director for the Center for Leadership and Wellbeing, Koyen focuses on initiatives that encourage girls to spend time thinking about what it takes to lead well in today’s complex world. She works in collaboration with schools around the country to identify resources that make leadership work more accessible to girls. She is a founding director of The Aspire Program, a college access and teacher development program at HB. Prior to Aspire, she was a middle school teacher at HB and in the Brookline and Wayland public schools, two leading districts in the Boston area. She is interested in start-up initiatives and advises a number of organizations developing innovative programming for students. Koyen enjoys spending time with family, traveling, cooking vegetarian food, creating art, and listening to stories that make her feel hopeful.