Alumni Impact


After 17 years in Metro Atlanta, we have a network of more than 1,500 corps members and alumni who are making an impact across the education ecosystem. Read their stories.

Are you leading an organization or program that impacts students and the Metro Atlanta Community? Know of a fellow alumnus doing great work in Metro Atlanta? Share your story of impact.

Teach For America Alumni are impacting education in Metro Atlanta through their leadership on the Atlanta School Board, the governing body of Atlanta Public Schools. This leadership is creating lasting, positive effects on students who attend Atlanta Public Schools.
Alumni Lead on the Atlanta School Board In 2017, three Teach For America Alumni were newly elected or re-elected to the Atlanta Board of Education, the governing body of Atlanta Public Schools. Kandis Wood Jackson (Metro Atlanta '08), one of the newest Board of Education members, serves as the At-Large Seat 7 Representative and also as an Employment & Labor attorney with Alston & Bird...
Led by several Teach For American Alumni, Purpose Built Communities is helping to make a positive impact in some of the country’s most challenging neighborhoods and is currently working to lead comprehensive redevelopment initiatives in more than a dozen communities across the country.
Community Impact through Alumni Leadership at Purpose Built Communities Every day in Metro Atlanta, over 200 Teach For America alumni impact kids and families through their nonprofit leadership. At one nonprofit,  Purpose Built Communities, Teach For America alumni are working to end intergenerational poverty in communities across the country. Purpose Built Communities was established to...
Two Metro Atlanta Alumni are leading lasting impact at Brookview Elementary School through a targeted literacy initiative.
Alumni Lead and Impact Student Outcomes at Fulton County School
We are very proud in Metro Atlanta that one of our alumni, Monique Nunnally (Metro Atlanta ’15), is a finalist for this year’s Social Innovation Award.
Social Innovation Award Finalist Prepares Students for Real-Life Work Author:  The TFA Editorial Team

Alumni in the Region


Alumni Working in Education


Alumni School Leaders


Alumni Working in Nonprofits