Class of 2015 InspireSTL scholars graduation ceremony // Photo by Chuck Olu-Alabi
Last fall, InspireSTL selected Adam Layne as their new Director. Adam is a Teach For America-St. Louis Alum and previously served as InspireSTL’s Director of Scholar Support & College Access. In this role, Adam designed and launched college access and support programming. He led the first cohort of scholars towards 100% high school graduation and four-year college acceptance, and secured millions of dollars in scholarships and grants. I am so thrilled that his entrepreneurial spirit, brilliance, passion, and charisma will now drive forward the work of ensuring our scholars thrive in school and beyond.
To date, inspireSTL has inducted and now supports eight cohorts of scholars, ranging from seventh graders to rising college seniors! Adam wanted to be sure you knew: