Carrie joined the City Academy family in 2017. Originally from Atlanta, Georgia, she now calls St. Louis home. Carrie has a variety of experiences in education, all rooted in her drive to further equity in education. Previously, she served as a classroom teacher in a Title I school and conducted research and policy work for Atlanta Public Schools. She has also been involved with non-profits who support students to not only graduate from high school, but also to find success post-graduation.

Outside of work, Carrie enjoys exploring St. Louis with her husband and their lively and fun two kids. You will also find Carrie at Blueprint Coffee on any given day.

Master of Public Administration, University of Georgia
Early Childhood Education B.S.Ed., Georgia Southern University

cshostak@cityacademyschool.org