Michole Washington

Founder/Executive Director

Michole was raised in Riverdale/College Park, GA and attended the Math/Science Magnet Program at Westlake High School. She is the 9th African-American to earn a Bachelor of Science in Applied Mathematics from the Georgia Institute of Technology. Michole has had the opportunity to conduct research at the Mathematical Sciences Research Institute in Berkeley, California and participated in the Budapest Semester in Mathematics Program in Hungary, Europe. She created Afrithmetic because everything she believes in and works for is centered around improving the mathematics education curriculum, especially for minorities. She will to continue her education at the University of Michigan, pursuing her Masters in Applied Mathematics and Ph.D. in Mathematics Education beginning Fall 2017.