Lorena Donnellan, Educational Coach

A Little Bit About Lorena:  

Lorena began working with the TEACH Team in the Summer of 2017.  Prior to joining the organization, she worked with PK-12 urban, rural, and charter schools on their journey toward excellence.  She is a PhD Candidate, with a background in Literacy and Organizational Leadership.  When not teaching, Lorena enjoys spending time with her family, friends, pets, traveling and cooking. 


Favorite Teacher:   

Lorena’s favorite teacher was her 1st grade teacher, Mrs. Harrison.  She made a life-long impression on Lorena because she demonstrated her compassion for students, had a safe and engaging classroom, and encouraged a love of literacy.


Favorite Education Quote:

"The beautiful thing about learning, is that nobody can take it away from you."

B.B King


Favorite Superhero:

Lorena’s favorite superhero is Wonder Woman because she is a defender of equality and stands for peace, love, and truth.