ANJA HECKERT is an associate consultant with Public Impact, focused primarily on leading Opportunity Culture design and implementation support teams in schools. Before joining Public Impact, Ms. Heckert served as an instructional coach working one-on-one with a cohort of eight math and science teachers at LEAD Academy High School in Nashville, Tennessee. She taught math for three years at LEAD Academy and managed ninth-grade teachers as the grade-level leader for two years. She previously served as a Teach For America Corps member in Baltimore City Public Schools; she is certified in secondary mathematics in Maryland and Tennessee. Ms. Heckert holds an M.S. in education from Johns Hopkins University and a B.S. in economics and a B.A. in international studies from the University of Washington.