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Desiree Tucker Okah-Avae

Principal, Edgewood Middle Campus

Desiree Tucker Okah-Avae is Principal of Edgewood Middle Campus (EMC). She joined DC Prep in 2022 as an Assistant Principal at EMC. Prior to this role, she taught and led at various schools in DC, New Orleans, and rural Mississippi. She holds a BA in international relations from Michigan State University and an MEd in secondary mathematics education and teaching from Johns Hopkins University.