We Believe That

High School: New York City

Eldridge Gilbert III

Senior Vice President
SEO Scholars

Nicole McCauley

Senior Director,
High School, New York City

Valin Jordan

National Director of Learning

Michael Thoms

Director,
STEM Strategy and Instructional Technology

Toomi Al-Dhahi

Associate Director,
Teaching and Learning

Randy Frazer

Associate Director,
Programs and Student Success

Stephanie May Lott

Associate Director,
Operations

Steven Martin

Associate Director,
Recruitment and Admissions

Dan Ward

Associate Director, Online Learning

Danapolie Brice

Assistant Director,
Recruitment and Admissions 

Aldo D'Agostino

Assistant Director,
Research and Evaluation

Kara Daniels

Assistant Director,
College Advising

Kelly Leavitt

Assistant Director,
ELA and Advisory 

Mara Dorta

Assistant Director,
High School Scholars

Tatiana Garcia

Assistant Director,
High School Scholars

Katie Brady

Senior Manager,
Teaching and Learning

Gabriella Gómez

Senior Manager,
Operations

Jermaine Graham

Senior Program Manager,
College Advising

Dacia Green

Senior Program Manager,
Recruitment and Admissions &
Ninth Grade 

Kenny Jean

Senior Program Manager,
College Advising 

Tashana Lewis

Senior Manager,
9th Grade 

Asia Miller

Senior Manager,
10th Grade

Tyler Negron

Senior Manager,
Mentor Programs

Kathy Pauletti

Senior Manager,
STEM Education 

Danielle Powers

Senior Manager,
Business Operations

Rocío Sánchez

Senior Program Manager,
10th Grade

Hannibal Banks

Assistant Director,
Operations & Technology

Malina Dana

Program Manager,
Data and Scholarships 

Devin Dixon

Manager,
Scholar Engagement and Success

Emily Gutierrez

Senior Manager,
Enrichment Programs

Briana McCall

Program Manager
11th Grade

Denicia Niles

Program Manager,
10th Grade

Juan Osorio

Program Manager,
10th Grade

Sophia Rosenfeld

Manager,
ELA and SEL Curriculum Development 

Stoyan Stoyanov

Manager,
STEM Education 

Yvette Peralta

Curriculum Developer,
ELA

Judy Liu

Instructional Designer

Philina Shih

Instructional Technologist

Kevin Mendez

Research Analyst

Arianna Burnham

Program Coordinator,
Mentoring and Enrichment Programs

Onatah Jeffers Peña

Operations Coordinator 

Ariana Agyemang

Program Assistant,
11th Grade Enrichment Programs

Arene Holston

Coordinator, Engagement & Communications

Diogene Artiles

Program Assistant,
EP and Mentoring

Tyler Steinbergin

Program Assistant

High School: San Francisco

Miranda Herrera

Director,
Programs 

Lucy Rivera

Associate Director,
Development

Anna Nguyen

Assistant Director,
Programs

Lisa Ng

Assistant Director,
Program Operations

Belen Gutierrez

Senior Manager,
Student Enrollment

Tess Fabeck

Manager,
Development

Christine Malek

Manager,
Development

Itzel Franco

Manager,
Program Operations

Margaret Gillespie

Manager,
Teaching and Learning

Mo Kim

Program Manager,
12th Grade

Darlene Gomez

Program Manager,
11th Grade

Cristina Ortiz

Program Manager,
11th Grade

Deja' Haley

Program Manager,
10th Grade 

Melina Solis

Program Manager,
10th Grade 

Brandon Perez

Program Manager,
Recruitment & 9th Grade 

Genesis Zavaleta

Program Manager,
Recruitment & 9th Grade 

Billy Chen

Engineer,
Desktop Support

Kirill Zhukova

Executive Assistant

Nandita Kannapadi

Coordinator, Development

Nathaniel Teng

Coordinator, Marketing

High School: North Carolina

Amanda Rosemann

Chief Impact Officer, shift_ed

Brandi Kennedy

Director, Secondary & Post-Secondary Programs 

MaKayla Leak

11th Grade Scholar Advisor

Heidi Liles

10th Grade Scholar Advisor

Rafael Ibarra-Orozco

Recruitment and 9th Grade Scholar Advisor

Carrington LeGrande

Recruitment and 9th Grade Scholar Advisor

High School: Miami

Margarita Mesa

Executive Director, SEO Scholars Miami

Jordan McFarlane-Beau

Head of Expansion, National Expansion 

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 

Elaine Davenport

Senior College Persistence Advisor

Amanda LaSalle

Senior College Persistence Advisor 

Ariadna Manzo Martinez

Senior College Persistence Advisor

Kristen Mulvena

Senior College Persistence Advisor

Zakiya Paul

Senior College Persistence Advisor 

Miranda Sanchez

Senior College Persistence Advisor 

Sasha-Gay Woodard

Senior College Persistence Advisor

Vanessa Zeigler

Senior College Persistence Advisor 

Thiomarie (Thio) Matta

Special Projects Manager 

Grace Montero

Manager, Career Readiness 

Chelsea Cohn

College Persistence Advisor

Yanisha Germain

College Persistence Advisor

Rene Gold

College Persistence Advisor

Yabielis Guerrero

College Persistence Advisor

Rokiatou Kaba

College Persistence Advisor

Richard McCalmont

College Persistence Advisor

Harrison Fernandez

Senior Program Coordinator 

CJ Lenti

Internships and Partnerships Coordinator

Niñaliv Pineda

Program Coordinator

Nicolette Hansen

Career Assistant 

Esther Okunrounmu

Career Assistant 

Manoushka Adam

Career Readiness Specialist

Jennifer Cabrera

Operations Administration Assistant