Tanisha Chapman, a 2016 Public Ally, has joined Accelerate Great Schools (Accelerate) as a Community Engagement Specialist. Her first day was Wednesday, September 21st. Tanisha studied Early Childhood Education at Cincinnati State. Her passions are choreographing liturgical dance and completing D.I.Y projects at home. Tanisha hopes to learn more about networking and building strong collaborations with community based organizations in addition to a developing her public speaking skills through her time here at Accelerate. Ms. Chapman is happily married and has 2 children. She enjoys horseback riding, soccer games and spending time with her family. Ms. Chapman and her family live on Cincinnati’s West Side.