Our Advisory Council is a small group of dedicated individuals who are excited about our movement.  We meet quarterly to support First Teacher's growth through fundraising and strategic planning.

Dinah Shepherd, Co Founder & Co-Director, First Teacher

Teresa Rodriguez, Director of Family and Community Relations, Boston Collegiate Charter School

Andrew Sokatch, Director of Research, Character Labs

Shantae Toole, BPS Special Education Teacher, Co-Founder & Co-Director, First Teacher

*Josette Williams, Program Manager, Countdown to Kindergarten, Chairwoman of Advisory Council