Councilwoman Lynne Algrant



At-Large Council Representative

  • Email Address:  lalgrant@cityofenglewood.org 
  • Telephone:  (201) 951-1847  Fax:  (201) 731-5356

    Lynne Algrant is the founder of H 10 A Consulting, a practice focused on issues of leadership and effectiveness. Her clients include: the Association of Black Foundation Executives; Bergen LEADS, a civic leadership program in Bergen County, NJ; DeLaSalle Academy, a middle school for children from low-income families, the Youth Empowerment Mission, a gang prevention program; and the Cleveland Division of Fire. She serves on the board of Nueva Luz Urban Resource Center, a Latino serving organization in Cleveland.

    Lynne’s career began in independent school education when she worked at the Northfield Mt Hermon School in admissions and in the summer school program. She then moved to New York City to work at DeLaSalle Academy as director of high school placement and director of development. Lynne spent 7 years at the Ethical Culture Fieldston School in admissions, diversity, and serving as one of the class deans. For 5 years she served as Executive Director of The Albert G. Oliver Program, a program dedicated to placing and supporting students of color in independent schools. While at Oliver, Lynne helped to found the Independent School Placement Association, a national consortium of organizations serving students of color in independent schools.

    As Executive Director of an educational non-profit, she took the organization from bankruptcy to solvency in 2 years. As Program Manager of The Cleveland Executive Fellowship, Lynne trained innovative, ethical leaders in ways to handle civic challenges by drawing upon the resources of the non-profit, public and private sectors.

    Lynne is married to Joe and the mother of 2 daughters, ages 9 and 6.