B.S. in Human Ecology, Morgan State University; M.S. Ed. in Program Development and Management, Columbia University School of Social Work. Ife currently works as the Social Worker and Educational Leader at Bronx Charter School for Excellence. Since having started there in 2006 she has also become the head liaison with the school’s Parent-Teacher Association. Concurrently, Ife holds the post of Dean of Students at Barnard College and Columbia University’s S.T.E.P. Program, where she teaches writing methods classes for accelerated high school students.