Linda Cliatt-Wayman

Principal and Founder

Linda Cliatt-Wayman, the Principal and Founder of CurrentlyTrending, has over 30 years’ experience working with students in low income schools. She has developed a national reputation for her relentless commitment to children and her ability to turn around persistently neglected schools. Cliatt-Wayman was featured on ABC’s World News and Nightline, gave a TED Talk with over a million views, and wrote a book, Lead Fearlessly, Love Hard: Finding Your Purpose and Putting it to Work, chronicling her experiences and providing insight on leadership.

Helping students to succeed despite the overwhelming challenges of poverty is Cliatt-Wayman’s life’s work. She is leveraging her experience and skills leading for children, as well as her network of supporters, to do whatever it takes to support her students in achieving their purpose.