Meet the Board
Ed Steinberg, Ph.D., PsyD
FORMER STATE DIRECTOR OF SPECIAL EDUCATION
Dr. Ed Steinberg was Assistant Commissioner of Education and State Director of Special Education for the Colorado Department of Education prior to his retirement from state government in July of 2012. He currently works as an education consultant and serves on several non-profit boards, including the Autism Society of Colorado.
A clinical psychologist by training, Ed’s experience includes working in community mental health as a child and family therapist in addition to his work as a consultant to various judicial districts and human service agencies across Colorado. Prior to joining Colorado state government in 2006, Ed was the Executive Director of Special Education for the Cherry Creek School District, a large suburban district in the Denver metropolitan area.
Ed’s highest educational priorities remain special education reform, literacy and public policy impacting individuals with disabilities.