Leah Cohen's Biography

20091012-RBR_5285 Mrs. Cohen is the Academic Coordinator and teaches Latin for 7th and 8th grade. She coordinates Academic Programs at Excelsior: Math Olympiad, MATHCOUNTS, National Elementary Honor Society, National Junior Honor Society, and Duke TIP.  She also leads after-school Archery Club with her husband, Joshua Cohen, and with Ms. Browning from October to March.

Mrs. Cohen attended the University of North Carolina at Greensboro for a History degree with a minor in Mathematics, which she followed up with Educational Research Methodology and Accounting. She has worked previously in Higher Education at UNCG as a tutor, an SIP leader, and Assistant Director of Tutoring Services for Special Support Services, a TRiO program. She was also in the first graduating class of our sister school and model, Thomas Jefferson Classical Academy, another TeamCFA school.