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Expand your impact through leadership opportunities in Indianapolis.

With a collaborative and relational culture, Indianapolis is investing in leaders looking to be part of our next wave of impact and innovation.

At TFA Indy, we're committed to fostering a thriving alumni network that is committed to local engagement and directly contributing to realizing our community vision together. Today, more than 600 alumni are expanding educational opportunity for students in Indy across every major sector and field.

Connect With Fellow Alums

TFA Connect Beta - Connect with the TFA community, find job opportunities, and meet future employers and colleagues.

TFA Indy Facebook Group - A space for Indy alumni and corps members to come together, share ideas, and collaborate.

TFA Indy LinkedIn Group - A place for Indy corps members, alumni, staff, and supporters to connect and share resources and opportunities.

Interested in Moving to Indy?

We offer moving stipends of $1,500 to the first 50 out-of-region alumni who commit to moving to the Indianapolis region by September 1, 2020.

Additionally, we offer a $500 finder's fee to current in-region corps members and alumni who successfully refer an out-of-region alum friend to move to Indy (the friend must have moved by September 1, 2020).

Contact Casey Parks for additional information.

Investing in Innovation Fellowship

Through our Investing in Innovation Fellowship, corps members and alumni will have a chance to explore more deeply the social issues affecting the communities in which we serve, and will work with partners from across the city to create innovative solutions.

Contact Randy Pease for additional information.




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Connect with Our Team

Casey Parks

Managing Director, Talent

Casey Parks

New Mexico


Contact Casey if you are an alum interested in pursuing your next professional opportunity.

Anna Rost Watson

Managing Director, Network Impact

Anna Watson



Contact Anna if you would like to get more involved in our alumni network or have suggestions for programming and events.

Emily Morphew

Manager, Network Building

Emily Morphew



Contact Emily if you are a new alum (corps years 2015 or later) interested in getting more involved in our alumni community.

Randy Pease

Manager, Network Development

Randy Pease



Contact Randy if you are a second-year corps member looking for professional and career support as you transition to alumnihood in Indianapolis.

Alumni Newsletter

Learn about current and past news, events, opportunities, and more from our alumni network through our monthly alumni newsletter. Interested in subscribing? Email Anna Watson

  • The Collective Indianapolis

    Our regional chapter of The Collective, TFA's national association for alumni of color, seeks to be a place where educators of color can come together to learn from one another and fellowship together. The Collective Indianapolis hosts events that grow personal leadership, provide stress relief, and strengthen community through holiday celebrations, among other supports.

    Donavan White (Indy '13), Chair
    Jordan Johnson (Mississippi '14), Vice Chair


  • Prism Indianapolis

    Prism Indianapolis is our local chapter of TFA's national LGBTQ+ community initiative, which aims to create a more intersectional movement to end educational inequity by encouraging more LGBTQ+ leaders to teach.

    Abi Bouwma (Indy '17), Chair