Meet the Educator Licensure Staff
Educator Preparation Licensure Officer
Ryan Lovell holds a JD from the University of Maine School of Law, an M.Ed. from Saint Michael's College and a BA from the University of New Hampshire. As the Educator Preparation Licensure Officer, he is responsible for ensuring Wheelock's teacher preparation programs meet State and national standards. In addition, he coordinates MTEL preparation and advises students on earning their educator license. With over ten years of leadership in education, he has worked closely with educator preparation licensure programs as Associate Director for Graduate Education at Endicott College, Program Approval Coordinator for Educator Preparation at the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education, and Director of Licensure at Cambridge College. Outside of Wheelock, he serves as the Chair of the Board of Trustees for the Bentley Academy Charter School in Salem. Originally from Maine, he lives in Boston and loves history and enjoys traveling.