The LinkEd Team
Executive Director & Co-Founder
Anna has experience working at a variety of education nonprofits including Teach For America, Inwood House, National Foundation for Teaching Entrepreneurship, and Achievement First. Anna's interests include cooking, the stock market, photography, and travel. When not running LinkEd, she can often be found chilling on her roof deck in Brooklyn Heights. She majored in Business at Skidmore College.
Director of Marketing
Rachel spent three years working at Teach For America for the national and New York City teams. Rachel later worked at Achievement First, a network of high-performing charter schools serving low-income students in Connecticut and Brooklyn. She loves ping pong, fitness, adventures, crazy races, data, social media, and education reform. If there is a free or fun event happening in NYC, Rachel will most likely be there. She graduated from Pomona College with a BA in Asian Studies.
Director of Operations
Since 2007, Eric Cipra has been a Senior Consultant at IBM Global Business Services providing business analysis expertise for various public sector (federal/state/local government, healthcare, education) clients. Previously, he served as a Recruitment Associate at Teach For America. He loves running races (including bi-annual marathons), climbing up building stairs, rocking out at local concerts, and jumping feet-first into NYC education. He graduated from Miami University of Ohio with a BS in Marketing and a BA in Spanish.