Jennifer Chamoun

Jennifer Chamoun is a special education teacher at an elementary school in the inner city of Tampa. She has dedicated her life to connecting with her students and setting them up for success. She was nominated for the 2019 Teacher of the Year and 2020 Ida S. Baker Diversity Teacher of the Year Awards at her school. Jennifer started the “Girls Love Football Too” club at her school which empowers children to not give up on things that seem out of reach or impossible. She also has partnered with community members and foundations to create initiatives to help the students at her school. A few of these initiatives include “Coats for Kids” and “Baskets of Love,” which provide students with necessities like clothing and hygiene products.