Tanya Ridgeway

Culture Team Member


Mrs. Ridgeway is a member of the Culture Team. She joined the Intrinsic team last year in September. Some of her roles during the school year were teacher assistant, service-learning coordinator and yearbook coordinator. Before joining Intrinsic Schools she worked for Chicago Public Schools for 8 years. Her last position at LaSalle II Language School was Community Relations Representative. She was responsible for discipline issues, anti-bullying initiatives, 8th grade graduation activities and managed the recess/lunch staff. Previous to working for CPS, she worked for Metra Railroad as a Crew Manager. Some of her responsibilities in the Crew Management Department consisted of delegating vacation time and managing schedules for conductors and engineers. Mrs. Ridgeway received her undergraduate degree from National-Louis University. Mrs. Ridgeway has been married for 20 years and has three daughters. Two of her daughters attend CPS schools and the oldest is a freshman at the University of Illinois.