Keoma Distan

Keoma DistanKeoma is the Admissions and Recruitment Associate at Math for America. In this role, Keoma is responsible for supporting the recruitment and application processes for MƒA fellowships.

Prior to MƒA, Keoma worked in the marketing and giving department at Russ & Daughters in Manhattan, where she assisted in the restaurants day-to-day operations. Additionally, Keoma provides an extensive background in volunteer work. She served as a volunteer liaison for the United Federation of Teachers (UCT), a union responsible for representing NYC public school teachers. Keoma worked to plan events and fundraisers, coordinate with UFT’s board members on meetings and special events, and attended demonstrations for various causes regarding teaching and childcare.

Keoma earned her A.A. in Journalism from the College of Staten Island/ The City University of New York. She subsequently received her B.A. in International Business from Berkley College. When she’s not exploring museums or trying new restaurants, Keoma enjoys spending her free time reading.