Leah Anyanwu is the Program and Evaluation Director at Dignitas in Nairobi, Kenya. She began her career as a kindergarten teacher in New Orleans, LA. Leah served as Grade Level Leader and then as the Team Lead and Instructional Coach, supporting teacher development by sharing and modeling best practices. She is a Sontag Prize in Urban Education recipient and was a 2016 finalist for the New Orleans Excellence in Teaching Award. Leah believes that education is a civil right and that all children deserve the chance to realize their dreams. Leah holds a Master of Science in Education from Binghamton University and a Bachelor’s in Biology and Spanish Language from Fisk University. Connect with Leah on LinkedIn.