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, D.C. Region
Adele is a visionary and strategic leader who is meaningfully committed to the D.C. and Prince George’s County communities.
Associate, Events
D.C. Region 2010
Director, Corps Member & Alumni Matching
D.C. Region 2011
Chief of Staff
Associate, Data & Finance
New York 2006
Director, Certification Programming
Mississippi 2011
Manager, Teacher Leadership Development
Mississippi 2011
Manager, Teacher Leadership Development
Associate, Communication & Marketing
Director, Institutional Giving
Baltimore 2006
Chief Impact Officer
Eastern North Carolina 2013
Manager, Alumni Services & Involvement
Memphis 2011
Manager, Teacher Leader Development
Director, Major Gifts
Manager of Certification & Compliance
Associate, Executive Director Support and Regional Team Operations
Chief, Development, Finance, and External Affairs
Los Angeles 2009
Director, Corps Member Onboarding
Metro Atlanta 2013
Manager, Teacher Leadership Development

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