Florida ACCESS Manager
Sabrina Read is the Florida ACCESS Manager for WIDA. As a member of the WIDA Consortium and State Relations team, she oversees the test administration and scoring of over 280,000 English language learners in the state of Florida. A Florida native, Sabrina works closely with the Florida Department of Education and local educational agencies (LEAs) to provide assessment and training support for the ACCESS for ELLs suite of assessments. Sabrina also works with LEAs to implement WIDA identification instruments to help educators determine whether a student qualifies for Florida's English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) program.
Prior to joining WIDA in 2015, she served as a project manager at Questar Assessment, Inc. for five years to manage the Comprehensive English Language Learning Assessment (CELLA) in the state of Florida. Additionally, she has experience with event planning, marketing communications, and contract management. With a broad business background and extensive project management experience, Sabrina brings knowledge of large-scale assessment that spans both the vendor and the client side. She is passionate about servant leadership and advocates for educators to ensure high-quality assessment experiences for English language learners. To address current and emerging issues that impact English learners across the nation, Sabrina currently serves as a member of the English Learners (EL) State Collaborative on Assessment and Student Standards (SCASS).
Sabrina is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP). In addition, she holds a Master of Business Administration degree from Bellevue University and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Administration from Flagler College. She enjoys traveling the world, spending time with family and friends, and creating photo albums.
Phone: (850) 245-0843