Hillcrest and Main, Inc.

Who we are

Hillcrest and Main, Inc. is a partnership between two data-savvy, standards-based, reform-minded, school improvement consultants with over 50 years of combined educational improvement experience. Dr. Mark Moody and Lani Hall Seikaly provide states, districts, and schools expert advice and products for improving student achievement.
Mark Moody, Ph.D.
Mark Moody, Ph.D., as assistant superintendent for the Maryland State Department of Education, designed and implemented Maryland's assessment and accountability program for over 15 years. Quality Counts 2000 and 2001 rated Maryland's standards and accountability the highest in the nation. Mark has extensive experience in large scale assessment programs, information technology, data analysis and use, online report cards, and web-based technical assistance.
Lani Hall Seikaly
Lani Hall Seikaly has extensive experience in school improvement planning, web-based professional development and data tools, school-based administration, leadership training and technical assistance to low performing schools. Lani created the School Improvement in Maryland Web site for the Maryland Department of Education. She developed an online course on how to use data to improve student achievement and trained principals across the state on how to use it. As a successful middle school principal, Lani has expertise in implementing results oriented school improvement strategies. She designed and implemented the Global Access program for 180 schools as director of instructional technology for Montgomery County, Maryland.
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