About Us

Executive Director
Ben most recently served as a 6th grade science teacher at Valor Collegiate Academies where he served as a Science Department Chair and founding faculty member who led his students to the highest percentage of “Advanced” scores on the state test of 500+ middle schools in Tennessee.
Greater New Orleans–Louisiana Delta 2007
Managing Director, Teacher Leadership Development
Associate, Corps Members Operations and Experience
Charlotte 2012
Manager, Teacher Leadership Development
Greater Nashville 2010
Director, Strategy, Talent & Operations
Managing Director, External Affairs
Los Angeles 2009
Managing Director, Professional Learning and Experience
Greater Nashville 2013
Manager, Teacher Leadership Development
Director, District & School Partnerships
Manager, Alumni Leadership
Memphis 2011
Manager, Corporate and Foundations Relations
Manager, Teacher Leadership Development
Coordinator, Regional Operations
Coordinator, External Affairs
Greater Nashville 2011
Managing Director, Alumni Leadership
Greater Nashville 2011
Director, Professional Learning & Design
Manager, Teacher Leadership Development
Greater Nashville 2011
Director, Institute Operations and Experience
Manager, Individual Giving
Jacksonville 2010
Manager, Teacher Leadership Development
Mississippi 2009
Director, Diversity & Inclusion

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220 Athens Way, Suite 300, Nashville, TN 37228
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Contact Natalie Laraque
natalie.laraque@teachforamerica.org
Regional Communications Managing Director