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Mr. Harry Spence

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Massachusetts Department of Social Services
24 Farnsworth Street
Boston , Massachusetts 02210
United States


Employment History

Board Memberships and Affiliations


  • B.A.
    Harvard College
  • J.D.
    Harvard Law School
195 Total References
Web References
Commission Leadership | NCEE Skills Commission, 16 Jan 2015 [cached]
Harry Spence Commissioner, Massachusetts Department of Social Services
PEAR - Program in Education, Afterschool & Resiliency, 6 June 2014 [cached]
Commissioner Harry Spence Department of Social Services, Massachusetts
Massachusetts ASE [cached]
A Session with Commissioner Harry Spence, DSS team management Archives », 7 Feb 2014 [cached]
Harvard Lecturer Harry Spence takes this one step further saying: Click here to continue reading >"Is Your Leadership Serving Others... or Just Yourself?"
Board of Overseers | Annenberg Institute for School Reform, 23 May 2013 [cached]
Harry Spence teaches at Harvard's Kennedy School and at its Graduate School of Education, where he is also Co-Director of the Doctor of Education Leadership Program. He served from December 2001 until June 2007 as Commissioner of the Massachusetts Department of Social Services, where he was responsible for the Commonwealth's child welfare program, supervising 3,400 employees, with an annual budget of $750 million. He developed the "next generation" child welfare practice model, which involved the teaming of social workers, a national innovation that won the Kennedy School Innovations in Government Award in 2006. He served from 1995 to 2000 as the Deputy Chancellor for Operations for the New York City Board of Education, and from 1991 to 1995 in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Executive Office of Administration and Finance as the Receiver for the City of Chelsea, where his responsibilities included the rebuilding of the city school system and enactment of municipal charter reform. He has provided consulting services to major national organizations with a focus on education and held an appointment as Lecturer in Public Policy at the Kennedy School of Government from 1988 to 1991. Mr. Spence is a graduate of Harvard University and holds a J.D. from Harvard Law School.
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