Taurean Kennedy

Head of School



Taurean received her Bachelor degree in Political Science from Brooklyn College. She then went on to earn a Masters degree in Education with a concentration in Students with Disabilities from Mercy College. Taurean is currently enrolled in a Doctoral program at Northcentral University.


Taurean currently holds dual certification from New York State in Elementary Education and Students with Disabilities. Prior to joining Fusion in 2015, Taurean worked in public, private and charter schools as a Special Education teacher and Dean of Students. Taurean has spent her life’s career dedicated to teaching children and making every experience a learning opportunity. Taurean hopes to bring her vast knowledge of education, creativity and drive to Fusion Upper West Side.

Fun Facts and Hobbies

  • Taurean loves to cook and bake.
  • Taurean enjoys working on DIY projects for herself and friends.
  • Being silly with her four daughters and husband.