Tiye roberts

site coordinator, Brooklyn

We write to taste life twice, in the moment and in retrospect.” – Anais Nin

Area of Expertise:  Inspiring others, making people laugh and finding solutions!

Education: Mount Holyoke College, B.A., Critical Social Thought

Dream Destination: Barbados

Soundtrack of my Life: A Seat at the Table by Solange

Guilty Pleasure:  Impulsive shopping—I love stocking up on things I may need in the future.

Hobbies: Hanging out in the City, learning new recipes to cook, thrifting, being with friends and family, and reading a good book.

Why I care about making breakthroughs happen: Being born and raised in New York City has shown me how everyday life can provide challenges for children to succeed. I care about making breakthroughs happen because I want to provide students with the support that they need to grow into successful, happy adults.