Policy Intern - Summer 2019
Gina Lucchesi is a policy intern at the Education Trust-Midwest.
She began her career as a Teach for America Corps Member teaching middle school math in Phoenix, Arizona and subsequently taught algebra at an urban Catholic high school in Cleveland, Ohio. Lucchesi’s first-hand knowledge of the challenges that students and teachers face in low-income classrooms inspired her to make a positive impact in policy; she is pursuing a master’s degree at the University of Michigan Ford School of Public Policy. Lucchesi holds a master’s of education in Secondary Math Education from Arizona State University and a bachelor of arts in Organizational Studies from the University of Michigan.