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Wentana

Wentana Gebru

Research Analyst

Wentana Gebru is the research analyst for the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools. In this capacity, she supports the National Alliance in data collection and analysis. She holds a bachelor of science degree in information systems from Virginia Commonwealth University. Prior to joining the National Alliance, she worked as a test engineer, ensuring the quality of applications and data for a college marketing and recruiting firm in Richmond, Virginia. In her free time, she enjoys volunteering, reading, and doing craft projects. Her most recent volunteer experience was with the Commonwealth Catholic Charities as a youth mentor for their Refugee Resettlement program. As a native of Washington, D.C., who attended public schools her whole life, she appreciates that public charter schools offer choice to low-income families. She also supports innovation within public charter schools and believes this will help increase student achievement.