Our Team

Alyssa Van Camp

Chief Executive Officer

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Experienced teacher who lived in both South Africa and Uganda, Alyssa came back to the states to get a Masters in International Education & Policy at Vanderbilt University. Now leading the Teach Twice charge, she enjoys hiking around the Nashville area and sitting down with a good book–complemented by a good cup of coffee.

Trevor Burbank

President + Founder

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Adventurist, book-lover and volunteer trying to make the world a better place through all different methods. Originally from Dallas, Texas, Trevor now resides on Music Row in Nashville, Tennessee. He enjoys listening to his vinyl collection at home, grilling out with friends, and camping with his favorite dog in the world, Jack.

Tongayi Masvikwa

Southern Africa Director

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Tongayi is passionate about Africa and the pivotal role education must play in shaping its future. As Southern Africa Director, he locates authors, leads impact initiatives, and raises funds to support publishing and distribution in the region. His current focus is to build relationships with NGOs and schools. As a lawyer, he also serves as legal counsel.

Paul Kabanda

East Africa Director

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Born and raised in Uganda, Paul began as a supporter of Teach Twice and soon joined the efforts in trying to produce our very first book, My Precious Name. Since then, Paul has played an important role in moving the organization forward, working on the ground to help start our school in Nakikungube, and to seek out further stories.