Tiffany Zapico


Tiffany is a non-profit and education professional with experience in a range of areas that have positively impacted communities and schools nationwide.  Tiffany has experience in team leadership, partnership-building, and youth development.  She’s extremely passionate about empowering women to reach their full potential through teamwork, leadership development and community service.

Tiffany is a graduate of Montclair State University with a degree in Gender Studies.  She started her professional journey as two time AmeriCorps member in the National Civilian Community Corps (NCCC). She also served as a special education teacher as a Teach For America Corps Member in New Orleans, Louisiana.  In 2011, Tiffany worked as a founding Program Manager for Reading Partners third national expansion in New York City.  Tiffany has also selected, trained and managed AmeriCorps members. She is a two time winner of The Presidential Service Award. In 2014, Tiffany joined the Literacy Trust, Inc. and now leads the organization as Executive Director.  She is thrilled to be a part of the Girls Leadership Team and is looking forward to meeting her future participants and providing a stellar Girls Leadership experience!