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Alum Story

Staying Rooted After the Corps

by Laura Zingg

June 20, 2019

Early Childhood Education

Alumni Spotlight: Q&A With Maryssa Kucskar

by The TFA Editorial Team

March 31, 2017


Rainey Johnson

Undersea Medical Officer

Naval Medical Research Center

Las Vegas, '09

As an undersea medical officer, Rainey is following his passion for science and serving others. But his medical career wouldn’t be what it is today without his experience working as a middle school science teacher first.


Jade Rivera

Collegiate Charter School Founder & Executive Director

Albuquerque Collegiate Charter School

Las Vegas, '12

Jade Rivera's experience in the corps revealed the connection between her love for school and her passion for pursuing equitable education in her hometown of Albuquerque.