Leadership Team


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Chief Executive Officer

Leadership Team

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Executive VP, Chief Operating Officer
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Executive VP, Talent, Operations, & CFO
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Executive VP, Chief Strategy & Program Officer

General Counsel and Chief Officers

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Chief Information Officer
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Senior VP, Legal Affairs; General Counsel

National Board of Directors

Our National Board of Directors plays a critical role in developing Teach For America's strategic plan and ensuring that we are able to meet the ambitious goals we set for ourselves.

Founder & CEO El Dorado School District
Founder & Director Build-A-Bear Workshop
Retired Partner Goldman Sachs & Co
Co-Chief Executive Officer Madison Dearborn Partners, LLC
Professor of Public Service & Director of the Center for Public Leadership Harvard University
Chief Agency, Sales and Marketing Officer State Farm Insurance
Former Chancellor D.C. Public Schools
Independent Consultant
Senior Vice President IBM Watson
Chief Policy & Strategy Officer Oscar Health Insurance
CEO & Co-Founder Teach For All
Management Consultant
President & CEO United Negro College Fund
Managing Director, Portfolio Manager Lone Pine Capital LLC
Global Head of Public Affairs KKR Global Capital and Asset Management Group
Senior Advisor Providence Equity Partners, Inc.
General Partner Madrone Capital Partners
Chairman Mr. Paul Luna, Helios Education Foundation
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer Phelps Prescott Group
President Emeritus & Charles W. Eliot University Professor Harvard University
Vice Chair
President Emerita Spelman College
Chief Executive Officer Teach For America
Senior Vice President The Capital Group Companies
President & Chief Executive Officer Hewlett-Packard


Our Lifetime Directors played a critical role for many years in developing our strategic plan and ensuring that we met the ambitious goals we set for ourselves. We are deeply grateful for the advice, support, and advocacy that our Lifetime Directors continue to provide.

Founder, Chairman & CEO, Ramajal, LLC
President & CEO, The Aspen Institute
CEO, Sherry Lansing Foundation
Principal of Arthur Rock and Co.