Prior to his current role, he served as Director of Systems Coordination and most recently Managing Director of Systems Coordination.
After graduating from the University of Virginia in 2007 with a B.A., Damon began his work within the Education sector through Teach for America. After completing his time with Teach for America, he decided to remain in the classroom and began a career with the Knowledge is Power Program (KIPP). Throughout his affiliation with KIPP, Damon served in many capacities outside of his teaching role; earning a Master's degree in School Administration from Columbia University while serving as a grade level and department chair. He's also served within the KIPP system as Dean of Instruction and assumed the role of Dean of Operations during his final year.
Damon is a graduate of the Houston Black Leadership Institute, a subsidiary leadership program within the Greater Houston Black Chamber. He remains heavily involved in community service/outreach through various civic and faith-based organizations.