Teach For America Detroit’s new Senior Managing Director of External Affairs, Michael Griffie, brings a wealth of experience across education, legal, and government affairs to this role. His experience also includes serving as a liaison to connect organizations to all levels of government. Prior to TFA Detroit, Griffie served as an attorney at Butzel Long and then as a lobbyist at Michigan Legislative Consultants, after spending a decade in education as a charter school principal. TFA Detroit recruits and develops high-performing educators who commit to supporting the academic and personal growth of students in under-resourced communities, shaping the trajectory of their lives and careers. Visit tfadetroit.org/fellowships to learn more.