Manager of Program Systems and Education
Leann (she/her/hers) joined TGH after spending time in Namibia, Africa, supporting the Ministry of Education in their efforts to modernize systems, expand internet access in schools, and train teachers to implement a K-12 ICT curriculum. She became a proponent of digital equity in her previous role as Assistant Director of MIT’s Teaching + Learning Lab. There she conducted research and designed teaching programs for TAs around building inclusive learning environments. Prior to her work in education, Leann was a business process engineer in the private sector. She has a BSME from the University of Minnesota.
Quick fact: Leann is a certified pastry chef who specializes in French cakes (gateau).