Tia Stewart

Managing Director, Pre-Service

2014
Greater New Orleans

As the Managing Director of Pre-Service, Tia leads the Pre-Service team, setting the vision and direction of the corps experience leading up to the first day of school.

A Tennessee native, Tia is a graduate of The University of Tennessee with a BA in Communications. Tia became attracted to the education component of the non-profit sector and joined the Teach For America Corps in 2014, after graduating with a Master of Public Administration. She taught 2nd grade reading and writing at Mildred Osborne Charter School in New Orleans, LA and a second-grade math teacher in KIPP Houston. She has also served as a math content team leader.

Tia is passionate about people, planning, and operations and has led corps members and teams in Teach For America’s pre-service training in Atlanta, Nashville, and Chattanooga for 5 years.

Tia Stewart
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Key Responsibilities
Sets the vision for teacher development and experience from the moment of offer until the first day of school
Manages the Pre-Service team, including the Director of School Partnerships and Director of Corps Onboarding
Leads the planning and execution of Nashville-Chattanooga's pre-service teacher training.