Director of Research and Academic Partnerships
EF Education First
Los Angeles, '09
Minh led 89 students to academic success as a founding member of a charter school while in the corps. He’s now leveraging the skills he learned teaching on a global scale with EF Education First, the world’s largest private education company.
Founder and Executive Director
Los Angeles, '06
Tori Jackson Hines is the Founder and Executive Director of Resurgence Hall Public Charter School in Atlanta.
Senior Adviser, Community and Economic Development
Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
Los Angeles, '99
Pat Pontius served in the Obama administration as the Executive Director of the White House Council for Strong Cities, Strong Communities. Learn why he chose to serve in the classroom before his career in public service.
Specialized Academic Instruction Program Coordinator
Total Education Solutions
Los Angeles, '11
Inspired by her time with Teach For America Los Angeles, Isabella Rivera continues to work to ensure students with exceptional needs can and should be meaningfully included and that every child has as access to a quality education.
Founding Site Director
College Track D.C.
Los Angeles, '01
Barry Omar Brinkley is the founding site director for College Track D.C., Ward 8 where he leads college access and completion support for students and families in the Ward 8 community.
Teach For America Austin
Los Angeles, '06
Christine Nishimura (Los Angeles, ‘06) brings more than a decade of education and legal experience to her role as executive director for Austin.
Central Falls School District
Los Angeles, '03
Stephanie Downey Toledo joined Teach For America in 2003, where she taught in Los Angeles. During her time in the corps, Stephanie was selected as a Sue Lehman Regional Finalist. Before coming to Rhode Island, Stephanie served as the Deputy Chief Operating Officer for the Division of Students with Disabilities & English Language Leaders at the New York City Department of Education (NYC DOE). Stephanie currently serves as the Interim Superintendent of Central Falls School District in Rhode Island.