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Rise and Shine

by Paula Ann Solis

January 12, 2018

Khadijah Abdullah

Executive Director

Teach For America Alabama

South Louisiana, '06

A Birmingham, AL native and 2006 South Louisiana corps member, Khadijah became the Executive Director of Alabama in 2014.

Alumni

London Moore

Principal

THRIVE Academy Baton Rouge

South Louisiana, '09

The corps gave London Moore a respect for the rigors and impact of teaching and a love for the Baton Rouge community. Now a successful school leader at THRIVE Academy, she’s creating an environment that ensures her kids succeed in school and life.

Alumni

Rebecca Noecker

South Louisiana, '05

Rebecca Noecker is a city council member in St. Paul, Minnesota.

Alumni

Will Nash

Executive Director of New Site Development

New Leaders

South Louisiana, '06

Will Nash earned a leadership position in education reform just a few years after graduating college. He credits his teaching experience for opening his eyes to the real needs of students and potential solutions for educational inequity.