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Executive Director
Garrett brings longstanding passion and deep knowledge of education to this role. As a 2003 New Mexico corps member, Bucks led his fifth grade students to grow three grade levels in math and two in reading. He then completed a Fulbright Fellowship in Stockholm and worked as a teacher at the Heartland Alliance in Chicago. As the founding Executive Director in Milwaukee from 2009-2011, Bucks oversaw a growth in corps size, tripled the organization’s revenue base, and grew the number of school partners from 1 to 20.
Milwaukee 2010
Managing Director, Teacher Leadership Development
D.C. Region 2009
Chief of Staff
Managing Director, Development
Milwaukee 2009
Manager, Teacher Leadership Development
Milwaukee 2011
Manager, Teacher Leadership Development
Manager, Regional Recruitment
Milwaukee 2012
Manager, Teacher Leadership Development
South Carolina 2012
Manager, Teacher Leadership Development
Alabama 2010
Manager, Development
Milwaukee 2009
Real Time Coach
Managing Director, School Partnerships and Alumni Impact
Assistant to Executive Director / Operations Coordinator
Milwaukee 2013
Manager, Teacher Leadership Development
Milwaukee 2009
Senior Managing Director, Teacher Leadership Development
Milwaukee 2011
Manager, Teacher Leadership Development
Manager, School Partnerships and Alumni Impact
South Dakota 2005
Director, Milwaukee Institute
Manager, School Partnerships and Alumni Impact

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700 W Virginia Street, Suite 610
Milwaukee
WI
53204
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Contact Azania Herron
azania.herron@teachforamerica.org
Regional Communications Managing Director