JOHN H. TAYLOR JR.
EDUCATION LEADERSHIP AWARD
One Group's Vision for Student Success
“There are so many people in Delaware that really have a passion for education,” muses Gary Stockbridge, regional president of Delmarva and Atlantic City Electric. “And 80 percent of the stuff we all have a passion for, we all actually agree on.
“But so often today, people spend 90 percent of their time on the 10 percent of the stuff that they don’t agree on—fighting. There is so much stuff we can work together on; let’s focus on that and let’s get stuff done.”
Therein lies the ethos of The Vision Coalition of Delaware, a group that Stockbridge chairs, and one of the nation’s most enduring public-private partnerships dedicated to improving public education on a statewide level.
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