Rebecca Quincey joined The CAFE Group to lead strategic operations for The 1954 Project. Rebecca most recently worked on the K12 Education team at the Walton Family Foundation where her portfolio included budget management and funder network operations, including the partnership with The CAFÉ Group to launch The 1954 Project. Rebecca’s career began with the AmeriCorps program Blue Engine, where she taught high school geometry and trigonometry. She later joined staff at Teach for America (TFA), where she worked on initiatives such as values-based leadership development and the Sue Lehmann Teaching and Learning Fellowship. Rebecca holds a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and History from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and is currently pursuing a Masters degree in Library and Information Science from San Jose State University. Originally from Wisconsin, New York City has been her home for the last decade.