Changemakers Start Here

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Charles Lai
Charles Lai
(Dallas–Ft. Worth '11)
Platform Management Specialist
Google Inc.

TFA alumni work toward systemic change across all sectors. Learn how their journeys start and evolve.

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Michelle Strausman
(Greater Philadelphia '11)
Assistant Director of Undergraduate Admissions
Stanford University
Steven Ward
Steven Ward
(D.C. Region '12)
Ryan Fellow
Accelerate Institute
Johannah Chase
Johannah Chase
(New York '05)
Associate Dean, Innovation Policy & Research
Bank Street College of Education

TFA alumni work toward systemic change across all sectors. Learn how their journeys start and evolve.

Kousha Navidar
Kousha Navidar
(Miami–Dade '10)
Speechwriter
West Wing Writers
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Rashid Williams
(Charlotte '09)
Dean of Scholars
Valor Collegiate Academy
Beth Schmidt
Beth Schmidt
(Los Angeles '07)
Founder and Executive Chairman
Wishbone.org
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Aisha Dennis
(Metro Atlanta '08)
Attorney
Federal Public Defender of the Northern District of Texas

Our Work In Action

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Communities across the country are making meaningful progress in educational outcomes.

TFA corps members and alumni are playing an essential role in changing systems. Read Top Stories.