About Us

Here in the Teach For America D.C. Region, we are committed to educational equity for all. Each role on our staff fuels this mission through providing sustainable operations, developing culturally responsive teachers, and creating partnerships to ensure a thriving community.



Executive Director
Adele is a visionary and strategic leader who is meaningfully committed to the D.C. and Prince George’s County communities.
New Jersey 2005
Director, Teacher Leaders
D.C. Region 2010
Director, Corps Member & Alumni Matching
D.C. Region 2011
Director, Major Gifts
Associate, Finance & Data
Associate, Certification & Compliance
Mississippi 2011
Manager, Teacher Leadership Development
Mississippi 2011
Manager, Teacher Leadership Development
New York 2006
Director, Certification Programming
Director, Institutional Giving
Senior Managing Director, Growth & Stewardship
Eastern North Carolina 2013
Manager, Alumni Services & Involvement
Manager, Teacher Leader Development
Associate, Communications & Events
Associate, Executive Director Support and Team Operations
Senior Managing Director, Chief of Staff
Los Angeles 2009
Director, Corps Member Onboarding
Metro Atlanta 2013
Manager, Teacher Leadership Development
Eastern North Carolina 2011
Manager, Individual Giving

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1805 7th Street, NW – 7th Floor, Washington, D.C. 20001
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