Rekeia Williams is a South Loop community member and National Teachers Academy parent. Rekeia attended elementary school and high school in the South Loop/Bronzeville-area. She is a graduate of Robert Morris University. She is a paralegal, a super-mom and an advocate for mothers who have lost a child to Chicago gun violence. Rekeia loves reading books and takes pride in helping others.

Finding the Right School for My Son Has Literally Changed His Life

by Rekeia Williams

In the spring of 2015, my family and I moved from the far South Side of Chicago to the South Loop so our son could...


I believe all children can learn and achieve.
I believe we owe it to them to provide supportive learning opportunities and the chance to go to college.