Wordna serves as the Senior Director of Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion. She previously worked for DC Public Schools as their Manager of Equity & Diversity.
Wordna has spent more than a decade working in the education and non-profit fields. She started her career as a Teach For America corps member teaching third grade in Houston, TX. Upon relocating to our nation’s capital, she managed community outreach efforts for local charter schools and non-profit organizations, including serving as National Field Director for GirlTrek, the nation's largest public health movement organizing black women. Wordna earned a B.A. in History from Harvard University and an M.A. in Change Leadership from Columbia University. She, her husband, and daughter live and trek in the DC metro area.