Genesis Docena earned her B.S. in Mathematics from Indiana University-Purdue University in Indianapolis and her M.A.T. from the American University in Mathematics Secondary Education.
She is in her fourth year as a Math ƒor America DC Teaching Fellow and her third year teaching math at Bell Multicultural High School. Genesis first fell in love with teaching as an intern in Davis, California, in 2007, when Genesis was a student at the University of California.