Anne Rellihan is Manager of Teacher Leadership Development for Teach for America, Kansas City. In this role, Anne coaches and develops 27 teachers in grades K-12 across three different public schools in Kansas City. Prior to joining staff at TFA, Anne taught at West Gary Lighthouse Charter School in Gary, Indiana and led her 3rd and 4th grade students to meet ambitious academic goals. Anne also mentored other teachers, planned professional development, and helped write curriculum. Later, as 5th grade teacher at KIPP Central City in New Orleans, Anne served on the assessment writing committee. She now aspires to open a high-performing school in Kansas City.