Program Administrator, Inspired Teaching Residency
Mara Duquette oversees the Inspired Teaching Residency including managing residency partner sites & program stakeholders, recruitment & selection, and government reporting & compliance. Prior to joining the staff at ITDS, Ms. Duquette worked at Center for Inspired Teaching for nine years with the Residency, as well as leading the organization's communication and alumni engagement department. She previously worked for Peace First Boston, coordinating college volunteers and teaching conflict resolution classes to early childhood, elementary and middle school students. She has volunteered as a dental assistant and Spanish translator in rural El Salvador. Ms. Duquette earned her Bachelor’s Degree from Emerson College in Political Communication: Leadership, Politics, and Social Advocacy.