Education For Life Academy
Where Black History Lives!
Leniece Brissett, Advisor
Leniece F. Brissett launched her career in education over a decade ago as a Teach For America teacher working to ensure all children have the opportunity to receive an excellent education. She founded Compass Talent Group, a search firm specializing in recruiting professionals for schools, as a systems-level approach to addressing educational inequity. She believes hiring the right person for the right role can transform organizations, and by extension our students.
Prior to launching Compass Talent Group, Leniece's work centered on her passion for human capital, strategy and leadership development. She was a member of the talent acquisition team for the 7th largest school district in the US, led teacher training at Hunter College Graduate School of Education and most recently
Committed to the preservation
and teaching of African and African American history...
managed strategic partnerships as the Texas State Director of Education Pioneers.
Leniece holds a Master of Science from Bank Street College of Education and a Master of Arts from Columbia University Teachers College. When she's not consulting organizations, she spends her time as a member of Leadership Houston's Class XXXIII, volunteering with The Woods Project and training her new pup, Miles.