Cherie Ann Lyons, American researcher, writer. Professional teacher certified, administrator, certified Colorado Department Education. Member of National Society for Study of Education, Association Supervision and Curriculum Development, American Society for Quality, Jefferson County Administrators Association, Phi Delta Kappa.
Teacher English Cherry Creek Schools, 1971—1976. Teacher English, health education Jefferson County Schools, Lakewood, Colorado, 1971—1976, curriculum writer, 1975—1978, project director, career education, 1976—1981, staff development specialist, 1981—1987, junior high school principal, 1987—1988, coordinator prevention program, 1989—1990. Executive director, director grants development Jefferson Foundation, since 1990.
Consultant Region VII Training Center, United States Department Education, Center Substance Abuse Prevention. Director School Team Approach to Substance Abuse Prevention Jefferson County. Coordinator Jefferson County Prevention Task Force.
Executive director research and resource development Jefferson County Schools, 1995—1996. Executive director planning, research and resource development Jefferson County School District, 1996—2001. Professor educational administration University Colorado, Denver, since 2001.
Research associate RMC Research Corporation, 2002—2004. Principle consultant Mid Continent Research in Education and Learning, since 2004.