We Believe That

High School: New York City

Nicole McCauley

Senior Director

Valin Jordan

National Director of Learning

Anesha Grant

Director, College Access & Advising

Michael Thoms

Director, STEM Strategy & Instructional Technology

Toomi Al-Dhahi

Associate Director, Teaching & Learning

Stephanie May Lott

Associate Director, Operations

Steven Martin

Associate Director, Recruitment & Admissions

Chloe Blaise

Assistant Director, College Access

Danapolie Brice

Assistant Director, Recruitment and Admissions 

Kara Daniels

Assistant Director, College Advising

Kelly Leavitt

Assistant Director, ELA & Advisory 

Sam Moreno

Assistant Director, 11th Grade

Alli Casey

Senior Manager, Mentoring Programs

Mara Dorta

Senior Manager, High School Scholars

Briana Fleming

Senior Manager of Student Services

Tatiana Garcia

Senior Manager, High School Scholars

Gabriella Gómez

Senior Operations Manager 

Jermaine Graham

Senior Program Manager, College Advising

Kenny Jean

Senior Program Manager, College Advising 

Tashana Lewis

Senior Manager, 9th Grade 

Kathy Pauletti

Senior Manager, STEM Education 

Danielle Powers

Senior Manager, Business Operations

Rocío Sánchez

Senior Program Manager, 10th Grade

Alfred Adjei-Darko

Senior Data Analyst

Roma Aryal

Data Manager

Hannibal Banks

Manager, Operations & Technology

Malina Dana

Program Manager, Data & Scholarships 

Devin Dixon

Manager of Scholar Engagement & Success

Emily Gutierrez

Manager of Enrichment Programs

Briana McCall

Program Manager, 11th Grade

Denicia Niles

Program Manager, 10th Grade

Sophia Rosenfeld

Manager, ELA & SEL Curriculum Development 

Howard Sellers

Program Manager, Recruitment & Admissions

Stoyan Stoyanov

Manager, STEM Education 

Arianna Burnham

Program Coordinator, Mentoring & Enrichment Programs

Onatah Jeffers Peña

Operations Coordinator 

Juan Osorio

10th Grade Engagement & Communications Coordinator

Sally Zieper

Operations Coordinator 

Ariana Agyemang

Program Assistant, 11th Grade Enrichment Programs

Arene Holston

Admissions Assistant

Dasia Williams

Admissions Assistant

High School: San Francisco

Miranda Herrera

Director of Programs 

Melina Armstead

Associate Director of Development

Briana Chazaro

Assistant Director of Program Operations

Lucy Rivera

Senior Manager of Operations

Tess Fabeck

Development Manager

Mo Kim

12th Grade Program Manager

Kelly Palma

11th Grade Program Manager

Jessica Yuan

10th Grade Program Manager

Cynthia Solís Ramírez

Senior Manager of Recruitment

Jose Carrasco

Recruitment & 9th Grade Program Manager

Brandon Perez

Recruitment & 9th Grade Program Manager

Genesis Zavaleta

Program Operations Coordinator

Nandita Kannapadi

Development & Marketing Assistant, AmeriCorps VISTA

Nathaniel Teng

Development & Marketing Assistant, AmeriCorps VISTA

High School: Guilford County, North Carolina

Jordan McFarlane-Beau

Head of Expansion

Giselle Mansi

Director of SEO Recruitment & 9th Grade Cohort

College:

Catherine Finneran

Vice President – SEO Scholars, College

Veronica (Vica) Recinos

Director, Curriculum & Career

Florence (Flo) Capinding

Associate Director, Business Manager 

Nathalia Theogene

Associate Director, College Persistence

Jonathan Adonailo

Assistant Director, Operations

Amanda Fernandez

Assistant Director, College Persistence & Advising

Leslyn Moore-Delesline

Assistant Director, Internships & Partnerships

Anna Myavec

Assistant Director, College Persistence & Advising 

Shira Olson

Assistant Director, College Persistence & Advising 

Sarah Ross

Assistant Director, College Persistence & Advising 

Ashley Barnes

Senior College Persistence Advisor 

Amanda LaSalle

Senior College Persistence Advisor 

Kristen Mulvena

Senior College Persistence Advisor

Zakiya Paul

Senior College Persistence Advisor 

Thiomarie (Thio) Matta

Special Projects Manager 

Elaine Davenport

College Persistence Advisor

Yanisha Germain

College Persistence Advisor

Yabielis Guerrero

College Persistence Advisor

Ariadna Manzo Martinez

College Persistence Advisor

Richard McCalmont

College Persistence Advisor

Destiny Moore

College Persistence Advisor

Miranda Sanchez

College Persistence Advisor 

Sasha-Gay Woodard

College Persistence Advisor

Vanessa Zeigler

College Persistence Advisor 

Harrison Fernandez

Senior Program Coordinator 

Craig Lenti

Internships and Partnerships Coordinator

Niñaliv Pineda

Program Coordinator

Harry Steves

Career Readiness Specialist

Grace Montero

Career Assistant 

Nicole Haiber

Career Assistant 

Nicolette Hansen

Career Assistant