Devaneke Crumpler


Tutor Supervisor

Prior to joining Columbia University, Devaneke served as an AmeriCorps Urban Education Fellow in Roxbury and Chelsea, Massachusetts. She received rigorous training on tutoring best practices, as modeled after MATCH Corps. In addition, Devaneke has worked as a Retention Specialist with an Attendance Transformation Team to help youth with high rates of absenteeism and truancy successfully reenter high school. After AmeriCorps, Devaneke worked for her undergraduate alma mater, Cornell University, at one of its NYC campuses – Cornell Tech. Devaneke, a native of the Bronx, recently relocated from Ann Arbor, Michigan after earning an MA in Educational Leadership and Policy from the University of Michigan.