Angela is a Program Success Manager and Career Coach at Merit America. A lifelong learner, Angela is passionate about connecting talent to opportunities that create positive impact for our society.  She comes to Merit America from On-Ramps, an executive search and consulting firm that serves the social sector. There, she led portfolios of engagements nationally and internationally across diverse industries, organizational functions, and issue areas including workforce and economic development, education, and social justice.

Before joining On-Ramps, she served as a Talent Recruitment Strategist with Uplift Education, a charter school network in Dallas-Fort Worth. She began her career as a Teach For America Corps Member in the Dallas region where she taught middle school science. Angela holds a BS in Neuroscience and Religion from Bucknell University and an M.Ed. from Southern Methodist University.