Get to Know Our New IBM Liaison, De'Rell Bonner!
De'Rell Bonner is a proud Chicago native. Previous to GOODE, he worked in DC serving in the US Department of Education under the Obama administration, where among many responsibilities, he provided strategic advisement to the White House initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities, and directed the National Public Youth Engagement Team. After leaving the administration, De'Rell served as a 10th grade English teacher in Maryland.
De'Rell is a graduate of Howard University, where he earned both his M. Ed in Educational Leadership and Policy Studies and his B.A. in Journalism.