Krystal Hardy Allen

2015 Fellow

Krystal Hardy Allen

Krystal Hardy Allen is the Principal of Sylvanie Williams College Prep Charter School. A native of Selma, Alabama, she is a graduate of the University of Notre Dame and a 2007 Teach for America- South Louisiana alumnus who taught upper elementary grades. She spent 4-5 years after teaching serving as an instructional coach; she did so as a Program Director for Teach For America and an Assistant Principal for KIPP New Orleans Schools. Now within her 2nd year of principalship at Sylvanie Williams, she looks forward to continuously driving significant academic growth of her students, as well as equipping them to be agents of social change. She is a newly wed (as of September 5, 2015) and looks forward to being an example & model for sustainability in her field as a Principal, wife, future mother, and community advocate.