Sharita Thompson

Senior Lead of Executive Operations

Sharita Thompson

Sharita joins Teach Plus as Senior Lead of Executive Operations. She will work directly with the Chief Executive Officer to provide essential administrative and operational support required to maximize the efficiency and impact of the CEO and the organization.

Before joining Teach Plus, Sharita served as the Director of Operations at Teach For America. She supported Kira Orange Jones, former Systems Impact Lab’s Senior Vice President, by providing critical thought partnership in time allocation. At Teach for America, she founded TFA’s first parent coaching cohort, helping parent employees navigate personal and professional challenges and define their work-life balance goals.

Sharita holds a BA in History from the University of Virginia and a MEd from Arizona State University. She currently lives in Florida with her husband and two children.