Dr. Brian Riedlinger

Chief Executive Officer
School Leadership Center of New Orleans
New Orleans, LA

Dr. Brian Riedlinger has served as chief executive officer of the School Leadership Center of Greater New Orleans since 1999. His focus is on improving student achievement through effective professional development of school leaders. Dr. Riedlinger served as CEO of the Algiers Charter School Association (ACSA) from November of 2005 to 2008 where he opened the first six schools on the West bank of New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina, educating about 3,800 students. Previously, he was a principal in the New Orleans public school system for 20 years and was selected State Principal of the Year in 1999.

Dr. Riedlinger holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees from Louisiana State University and a doctorate from the University of New Orleans.