Shirley Lu


Technical Operations Manager

Shirley leads the evolution of key strategic technologies and system architectures to increase organizational efficiencies and data integrity.

Prior to joining School’s Out Washington, Shirley worked in the diversity, equity, and inclusion department at Kenyon College to mentor incoming first-generation college students. After graduating, she spent a year teaching English at a public high school in China, where she created a curriculum covering current events in America, with an emphasis on social justice issues. In addition to building a stronger expanded learning field through data systems, Shirley works to understand and identify inequities in her relationships, hobbies, and everyday life.