Private Sector / Business

Over 1,000 Teach For America alumni work in business, including careers as investment bankers, management consultants, entrepreneurs, analysts, and more. That number will only continue to grow as more and more alumni discover innovative ways to combine their business savvy with their desire to shape a better education system for all students. These alumni use everything they learned in the classroom, including leadership, communication, and problem-solving skills, as they work to change inequitable systems through the private sector.

Fellowships, Learning and Development

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Alumni Connections

  • San Francisco, CA
  • CEO & Founder Positive Physics LLC
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  • Houston, TX
  • Executive Leadership Coach & Founder Romano Leadership
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  • Atlanta, GA
  • McKinsey Black Network (MBN) Professional Development McKinsey & Company
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  • New York, NY
  • Director of Talent Development Candid
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  • Los Angeles, CA
  • Consultant Boston Consulting Group (BCG)
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  • New York, NY
  • Manager Deloitte Consulting
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  • New York, NY
  • Consultant
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  • Los Angeles, CA
  • Associate Director of Talent Strategy & Management TalentED Advisors
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