Aleesha Taylor

Aleesha Taylor
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Aleesha Taylor is a deputy director of the Open Society Education Support Program.

Prior to joining the Foundations in July 2007 as a senior program manager, Taylor was a lecturer in the Department of International and Transcultural Studies at Teachers College, Columbia University, where she also completed her doctoral studies. She also holds degrees in psychology from Spelman College and the Graduate Faculty of the New School for Social Research, New York.

She is a term member of the Council of Foreign Relations.