Beverly graduated from Columbia Business School with a focus on social entrepreneurship. She received her BA in History from Columbia University and an MSc in Comparative Social Policy from the University of Oxford with a focus on Education and Labor Market Policy. Beverly began her professional career as an equity capital markets analyst at Morgan Stanley in New York City and later decided to pursue professional soccer in Europe. Beverly has over 10 years of experience as a youth educator and coach, serving as a program coordinator for Level the Field NYC and a Teaching Fellow for Columbia University’s ‘Freedom and Citizenship’ Civics Education Program, two nonprofits working to provide equitable access to higher education for students from underserved communities – her idea for Local grew out of her time teaching.
Caitlin leads Local Civics’ curriculum development, measurement & evaluation, and growth strategy with new partners. Caitlin previously taught middle school math in Hartford, CT, and brings 8+ years working in urban networked improvement communities supporting postsecondary pathways. Caitlin holds a BA from Georgetown University and an MBA from Columbia Business School
John manages our school and district partnerships, helping us build a sustainable school growth & revenue strategy. He has teaching experience from an extended 2-year Teach for America commitment and continues to serve a public “Priority School” for recent immigrants. He has designed and refined specialized curricula for students at Bronx Bridges H.S., including individualized instruction for English Language Learners & Students with Learning Disabilities.