Tolga Hayali continues his studies in the
EMPA program to enhance his leadership skills. He brings over 13 years of educational
experience to the program. He is currently the Superintendent of the Syracuse
Academy of Science Charter School. Tolga holds a PhD in K-12 school
administration and educational leadership management and policy from Seton Hall
University, an MS and CAS in school counseling from SUNY Oswego, and a BS in
Chemistry Education from Bogazici University in Istanbul, Turkey.