Nicole Fortune joined the Brilla team as a teacher in Fall 2021. She graduated from Amherst College where she received a Bachelor of Arts degree in both Psychology and Black Studies. Throughout her professional career Ms. Fortune has worked with 2nd grade scholars for the past 2 years at Brilla as a homeroom teacher. Prior to coming to Brilla, Ms. Fortune got to share her passion for science by teaching the subject in another setting. She is a born and raised New Yorker but still enjoys exploring new areas of the city and finding the best thrift stores and coffee shops. She enjoys spending time outside, with family & friends, and traveling!

Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world

- Nelson Mandela
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