Upon graduation from Spelman College, Faith Hudson began her career in Education as a 2010 Teach for America Corps member serving low income and at-risk students in the city of Atlanta. After the corps, Faith went on to pursue her Juris Doctorate with the Mercer University School of Law where she was invited to join the Mercer Law Review and graduated Cum Laude. As a second year law student Faith received academic honors and awards from the Gates City Bar Association, the Georgia Association of Black Women Attorneys and The Leadership Institute for Women of Color Attorneys.
Maintaining her commitment to educational equity, while in law school, Faith interned with the U.S. Department of Education-Office for Civil Rights, advocating for students exposed to discriminatory practices in the educational setting. As a second year law student, Faith served the National Black Law Student Association as the National Secretary however, she is most proud of founding and serving as the Chair of the Mercer Black Law Students Association’s First Year Academic Success Program which she entitled, “The Talented 10th.”
After law school, Faith had the opportunity to become the founding first grade chair for the Latin Grammar Charter School in Atlanta Georgia. At the Grammar School 97% of her students met or exceeded MAP assessment growth Goals in Math and Reading.
Faith is currently the Assistant Principal at the American International Academy in Weifeng China. While abroad Faith is continuing to develop her body of research around the development and retention of a talented educator workforce.
Faith is committed to closing the opportunity gap for our nations marginalized youth and providing power through Knowledge, for every child.