Dory Leviashvili was born and raised on Long Island, New York where she was involved in playing soccer, running track, and volunteering throughout her high school career. Since then, Dory studied psychology at Boston University, earning her Bachelor’s Degree. She was involved in the nonprofit world, advocating for schools within New York City, before pursuing education. She completed her Master’s Degree at Hunter College, studying Adolescent Mathematics Education. Dory has worked as a math teacher at the high school level and is eager to continue as a mathematics teacher at Mott Haven Academy Charter School. Dory is passionate about teaching students to love math, ask questions, and trust themselves.