Andrew Lakis

Andrew Lakis serves as executive director of Teach For America—Eastern North Carolina. He holds a bachelor’s degree from Duke University and an M.A. in elementary education from American University. Andrew joined Teach For America in 2004 as a corps member in Washington, D.C. He has worked as an instructional coach in Durham Public Schools and served in multiple leadership roles within Teach For America throughout his career.

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