Ashia Wortham is originally from Carson, California. She graduated in 2016 from The George Washington University with a bachelor's in Mathematics and a minor in Computer Science. In 2020, she earned her M.ED. for Math Curriculum and Instruction from Texas University at Arlington. After graduation, she moved to Tulsa, Oklahoma to serve with Teach For America, teaching third grade for two years. Ms. Wortham joined the Tulsa Honor Academy Familia in 2018 and has taught 5th grade Math and High School Engineering.