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Dr. Prateek Dutta

Dr. Prateek Dutta

Greater New Orleans '08

Executive Director

TFA Colorado

Prateek is an education leader with significant experience working both in state  policy and on the ground with students and families. Prateek, a 2008 TFA New Orleans alum, is proud to be leading the Colorado team and our work across communities in Denver, Colorado Springs, and Pueblo. 

Meet Our Staff

Senior Managing Director, External Affairs

Cheryl Precious

Managing Director, Teacher Leadership

Yesta Ealy

Director, Individual and Corporate Partnerships

Walker Donaldson

Managing Director, Strategy, Operations, and Culture

Katie Parvin

Director, Early Childhood Initiative

Suzanne Koskimaki

Director of Teacher Leadership

Daniel Cowns

Managing Director, Talent, BIPOC Leadership, and Alumni Strategy

Breiana Pledger

Director, Regional Onboarding and Matriculation

Julie Lanz



Manager, Finance and Operations

Betsy Angelino

Meet Our Colorado Springs Leadership

Managing Director, Colorado Springs

Kylia West

Meet Our Pueblo Leadership

Managing Director, Pueblo

Velia Rincon, Ed.D.