Chief Human Assets Officer
Jamey completed his undergraduate studies at Northwestern University and received his Master of Business Administration from the University of Oxford.
Prior to joining IDEA, Jamey served as the Vice President of Talent & Engagement at the National Association of Charter School Authorizers (NACSA), where he led the organization’s human capital strategy to recruit, train, and develop new and current high-potential leaders in charter school authorizing. He also oversaw NACSA’s membership program, annual conference, and engagement strategy to improve authorizing practices across the country. Jamey started in education reform at The New Teacher Project, where he worked in a variety of roles, including five years as a Partner overseeing multiple engagements focused on improving teacher effectiveness in some of the nation’s largest urban school districts, including Chicago, Denver, Miami, and Indianapolis.
As the Chief Human Assets Officer for IDEA Public Schools, Jamey Roberts leads the organization's human capital strategy and work. This includes hiring the highest quality staff members, supporting employee professional growth, and retaining our talented staff, including overseeing IDEA’s innovative Teacher Career Pathway which recognizes and rewards our most effective teachers.
He recently relocated to Texas with his wife, Kate, and daughter, Eleanor, to join the IDEA Team & Family.