If you could have dinner with 1 person who you regard as a leader, who would it be and why?
W.E.B. Du Bois. Despite the hardships and reality of living in a divided America, he understood his wisdom and vocation.
What motivates you to create social impact?
I wouldn’t be where I am today without people that cared enough to create social impact in my own community.
Host Site Overview
The Chicago Teachers Union is an organization of educators dedicated to advancing and promoting quality public education, improving teaching and learning conditions, and protecting members’ rights.
Host Site Project
The New Sector Summer Fellow will support the expansion of the Chicago Teachers Union Foundation/Children and Teachers Foundation as the organization transitions to its own space and launches new programs. The Fellow manage operations as the organization relocates 65 staff to the new facility. The Fellow will collaborate with the Executive Director, a team of managers and a consultant to manage and adapt the the moving plan to ensure the growth process stays on schedule. The Fellow will also work on special projects, such as the development of a policy institute and scholarship committee.