In 2007, after graduating from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, Dominique joined Teach for America and became a corps member of the New York City region. She taught 6th and 8th grade English Language Arts and served as a Grade Team Leader at her placement school for three years, before joining KIPP’s TEAM Schools – Rise Academy to take on the position of teaching 8th grade Literature. In 2011, Dominique became a founding member of Baychester Middle School. During her tenure at Baychester, Dominique served as a General Education Mathematics Teacher, Teacher Leader, and Teacher Mentor. In 2016 she was selected as one of the 17 recipients of the New York City Big Apple Award. Prior to her acceptance in the Big Apple fellowship, Dominique was accepted into the Summer Principals Academy at Columbia University to pursue a Masters in School Leadership. Dominique currently serves as the School Leader for Stradford Prep Charter School for Boys. Dominique has committed her entire professional career to improving educational outcomes for young males in the Bronx.