Nataki Gregory, Ed.D.
Associate & Partnership Manager
Over the last 18 years, Nataki has been a teacher, principal, principal coach, manager, and a cabinet officer. She was the founding principal of the Evans Campus of the Maya Angelou Public Charter School, an alternative school that focuses on rigorous instruction, deep student-staff connections, supportive culture, and college preparation for students who have experienced trauma and failure before attending Maya. While principal, she led the school to receive a Silver Gain award for student achievement gains, a first for an alternative school, and sent over 95% of each graduating class off to college. While Director of School Support for the D.C. Office of New Leaders, Nataki connected a community of nearly 100 New Leaders from previous cohorts to serve as living classrooms for the aspiring cohort of leaders.
Nataki is a results-focused educator who has worked to ensure teachers and leaders have the skills necessary to drive continuous improvement for schools and their communities. She has a Doctorate in Curriculum and Instruction from George Washington University.