Fellows Alumni

Through the Fellowship Program, graduate students who are committed to improving educational outcomes for students have the opportunity to directly impact the quality of the charter school sector. The Fellowship provides hands-on experience to enhance students’ understanding of critical issues impacting education reform and expand their skill sets to prepare them to be change agents and effective leaders within the charter school sector.

José Castro 

2012-2013 NACSA Fellow

Lead Program Manager, NYCRx

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Aaliyah Hodge

2015-2016 NACSA Fellow

CS Strategic Initiatives Fellow, Audubon Center of the North Woods

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Nneka Jenkins 

2013-2014 NACSA Fellow

Program Manager, Aspen Institute, Skills for America’s Future

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Robin Kendall

2013-2014 NACSA Fellow

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Jennifer Nagourney 

2012-2013 NACSA Fellow
2014 NACSA Leader

Executive Director, Charter School Office of the Delaware Department of Education

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Wendy Nelson 

2012-2013 NACSA Fellow

Quality Assurance Coordinator, Colorado Charter School Institute

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Griffin Merry

2015-2016 NACSA Fellow

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Emily Edstrom

2015-2016 NACSA Fellow

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Katie Poulos 

2013-2014 NACSA Fellow

Director, Options for Parents; Charter School Division of the New Mexico Public Education Department

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