Dr. Chawanna B. Chambers is a national award-winning and board certified PK-20 career educator with teaching experience spanning primary, secondary, and higher education. She has taught K-12 English online, coordinated Title I after-school tutoring programs, served as a reading intervention teacher, helped plan & facilitate advisory programs, developed curriculum, supported teachers as an instructional coach, and served in several other leadership capacities. In addition to being named New Teacher of the Year in 2009, the National Council for Teachers of English awarded her with one of its Early Career Educator awards, and she received the Principal’s Award on her campus in 2010. Most recently, the New Leaders Council San Antonio selected her as one of its leadership fellows for 2018. Chawanna's professional experiences include curriculum development, project management, teacher supervision, instructional coaching, public speaking, board service, and administration.