Jenee joins Transcend leading work in organizational strategic clarity and internal operational effectiveness. Prior to joining Transcend, she was the Vice President of Knowledge at Teach For America, where she oversaw a variety of programmatic functions from content and pedagogy, to leadership development, to knowledge management and learning teams. Before leading the national knowledge team, she served as the Chief of Staff to the Chief Knowledge Officer and led organizational learning and alignment around the evolution of the Teaching As Leadership framework. She was a teacher in Atlanta Public Schools, where she worked with middle school aged students with learning differences and special needs. In 2011, she was awarded the Sue Lehmann Award for Excellence in Teaching. Jenee began her work in nonprofits at Oxfam Great Britain, an international development charity fighting global poverty. There, she worked in strategy and online communications, advising and developing early social media strategies for engaging youth in issues of poverty, inequality and climate change. She studied Economics and Russian at Sarah Lawrence College in Bronxville, NY and Wadham College, Oxford University. While living in the United Kingdom, she also served as a cellist in the Oxford University Orchestra and is a life member of the Oxford Union debating society. She lives in New Haven, Connecticut.