Teach For America Miami-Dade

LAST UPDATED: November 03, 2018
Education & Youth Development
Teach For America finds, develops, and supports a diverse corps of outstanding leaders who make an initial two-year commitment to teach in high-need schools and become lifelong leaders in the effort to end educational inequity. Today, Teach For America is a force of over 56,000 alumni and corps members committed to expanding opportunity for all children through profound systemic change. From classrooms to districts and state houses across America, our leaders are re-imagining education to realize the day when every child has an equal opportunity to learn, to grow, to influence and to lead. Teach For America is a proud member of the AmeriCorps national service network.
1951 NW 7th Ave.
Suite 300
Miami, FL 33136

Images + Video



Board Chair
Entrepreneur & Education Reformer
Chairman & Founder, Terranova Corporation
Regional Director, External & Legislative Affairs, AT&T Corporate
Teach For America Miami-Dade Board Member
Attorney, Former Mayor and M-DCPS School Board Member
Senior Vice President, Commercial Credit Officer, Bank of America
Lisa Mendelson
Teach For America – Miami-Dade Board Member
Judy Werner
Real Estate Broker, Bold Miami
VP, Goldman Sachs


Samantha Hoare
Executive Director
Scott Richards
Senior Managing Director, Program Continuum
Ashley Padilla
Managing Director, Leadership Development
Ryan Kyrola
Managing Director; Strategy, Talent & Operations
RJ Williams
Managing Director, Institute and Pre-Corps Development
Megan Harley
Director, Teacher Leadership Development
Alison Knowlton
Director, Regional Operations
Irene Vailikit
Director, Pre-Corps Development
Brittany Addams
Manager, Teacher Leadership Development
Jordyn Smith
Manager, Communications and Grassroots Engagement


This organization's financial statements were independently submitted and have not been verified by The Miami Foundation.