Angela Head comes to Thaden from Fayetteville, her hometown, where she has grown and sold produce at the Downtown Springdale Farmers Market. Ms. Head holds a bachelor’s degree in sociology and anthropology from Middlebury College as well as a master’s degree in education from Dominican University in Illinois. She was also awarded a Blakemore Foundation grant to study Mandarin Chinese at National Taiwan University in Taipei.
After completing the Blakemore fellowship, she led study-abroad programs in China with Where There Be Dragons, a leading provider of cross-cultural experiential education for high school students.
Angela enjoys exploring the beauty of the Ozark mountains and the vibrant communities of the region with her partner and their dog Dilly Bean.