Community School Director for Bronx Early College Academy (BECA), New York City
Abby Easton is a Community School Director working with Bronx Early College Academy (BECA) in New York City. As a Community School Director, she is responsible for the day-to-day management of the community school strategy in collaboration with school leadership and community partners. Prior to joining CSS, Abby managed education program partnerships at StoryCorps, a national oral history organization, where her work focused on amplifying and honoring students’ voices. In the past, she taught and coordinated elementary and teen programs at the Brooklyn Historical Society, facilitated a mentorship program for female-identifying middle school students, and was an academic tutor to students across New York. Abby holds a bachelor’s degree in American studies with minors in education, African American studies, and American music from Carleton College in Northfield, Minnesota.