As the Director of Recruiting, Diarese George designs and implements Nashville Teacher Residency’s recruiting strategy. He also trains and supports residents and mentor teachers in one of our partner schools. Prior to joining NTR, he served as a Career Technical Education teacher instructing high school business courses for five years. During that time, he served as a lead instructor for the high school’s career Business and Finance Academy, member of the instructional leadership team and an academy lead in cross-curricular collaboration for project-based learning. He has completed education leadership fellowships for Education Pioneers, the State Collaborative on Reforming Education (SCORE) and Hope Street Group. Diarese holds a Bachelor’s in Business Administration and Masters in Corporation Communications from Austin Peay State University. He also obtained an MBA and a Doctorate in Education Leadership from Trevecca Nazarene University.