Executive Leadership Team

Derek S. Mitchell, Ph.D.

Derek S. Mitchell, Ph.D.

Chief Executive Officer

Jaime Kidd

Jaime Kidd, M.A.

National Director of Program Development and Support

Jesse Hinueber

Jesse Hinueber

Senior Director of Program Support & Knowledge Systems

Jim Aherns

Jim Ahrens

Chief Financial Officer

Tovi Scruggs

Tovi Scruggs, M.A.

Regional Executive Director, Bay Area

William Hill

William Hill

Executive Director of National Customized Services

School and District Transformation Team

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Aletheia Higgins

School Innovation Partner

Alex MacIver

Alex MacIver

School Innovation Partner

Amanda Bachelor

Amanda Bachelor

Transformation Network Director

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Amanda Faulkner

School Innovation Partner

Christina Barkley

Christina Barkley

School Innovation Partner

Cynthia Ho

District Partnership Director

Emily Becker

Emily Becker

School Innovation Partner

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Heather Clary-Wheeler, Ed.D.

Customized Services Director

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Itoco Garcia, Ed.D.

Customized Services Director

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Jae Fusco

School Innovation Partner

Jessica Gammell

Jessica Gammell

District Partnership Director

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Joanne da Luz

School Innovation Partner

John Zachary

John Zachary

School Innovation Partner

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Juliana Houston

School Innovation Partner

Mallory Berger, M.S.Ed.

School Innovation Partner

Megan Kizer

School Innovation Partner

Melissa Grove

Melissa Grove

School Innovation Partner

Melissa Shaughnessy

Melissa Shaughnessy

School Innovation Partner

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Patricia LaMonica

Customized Services Director

Reena Patel

Reena Patel

Senior School Innovation Partner

Sandra Phillips-Sved

Sandra Phillips-Sved

Director of School Transformation

Sanee Ibrahim Nashashibi

Director of Customized Services

Shawn Nealy-Oparah

Shawn Nealy-Oparah, M.Ed.

School Innovation Partner

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Sonji Davis

Customized Services Director

Tim Burke

School Innovation Partner

National Team

Apolonia Noble

Talent & Program Operations Partner

Becky Haywood

Becky Haywood

Development Manager

Brian Edwards

Brian Edwards

Advancement Manager

Chuck Tansey

Charles Tansey, Ed.S.

Data Systems Director

Dana McCurdy

Dana McCurdy, MPH

Program Evaluation Director

Jess Williams

Jess Williams

Culture & Program Operations Partner

Pol Stafford

Pól Stafford

Director of Technology