Kaitlyn Giles joined Excel’s staff in 2012 as the school’s founding 5th grade math teacher and currently serves as the 5th Grade Level Team Chair and the Dean of Curriculum and Instruction at Excel Academy-Orient Heights. Prior to Excel, she taught middle school math and reading in Lawrence, MA for two years through Teach For America. Kaitlyn holds a B.A. from Cornell University and an M.Ed. from Boston University.