Executive Leadership Team

CEO Derek S. Mitchell, Ph.D.

CEO Derek S. Mitchell, Ph.D.

Chief Executive Officer
Chris Thorn, Ph.D.

Chris Thorn, Ph.D.

Chief of Program and Operations
Jesse Hinueber

Jesse Hinueber

Senior Director of Program Support & Knowledge Systems
Kristina Martin

Kristina Martin

Chief Staff & Strategy Officer
Ryan Stewart

Ryan Stewart

Regional Executive Director, Mid-Atlantic
Tovi Scruggs-Hussein, M.A.

Tovi Scruggs-Hussein, M.A.

Regional Executive Director, California
William Hill

William Hill

Executive Director of National Customized Services

School and District Transformation Team

Uchenna Lewis

Uchenna Lewis

Director of Program Implementation & Success
Tim Burke

Tim Burke

District Partnership Director
Stephen Ajani

Stephen Ajani

District Partnership Director
Shawn Nealy-Oparah, M.Ed.

Shawn Nealy-Oparah, M.Ed.

District Partnership Director
Sanee Ibrahim Nashashibi

Sanee Ibrahim Nashashibi

Director of Customized Services
Melissa Shaughnessy

Melissa Shaughnessy

Network Transformation Partner
Megan Kizer

Megan Kizer

Senior School Innovation Partner
Mallory Berger, M.S.Ed.

Mallory Berger, M.S.Ed.

Senior School Innovation Partner
Juliana Houston

Juliana Houston

School Innovation Partner
John Zachary

John Zachary

School Innovation Partner
Jessica Gammell

Jessica Gammell

District Partnership Director
Jae Fusco

Jae Fusco

School Innovation Partner
Jaclyn Damole

Jaclyn Damole

Customized Services Director
Itoco Garcia, Ed.D.

Itoco Garcia, Ed.D.

Customized Services Director
Heather Clary-Wheeler, Ed.D.

Heather Clary-Wheeler, Ed.D.

Customized Services Director
Emily Becker

Emily Becker

Transformation Network Partner
David Sanders

David Sanders

Customized Services Director
Cynthia Ho

Cynthia Ho

Director of Program Implementation & Success
Amanda Faulkner

Amanda Faulkner

School Innovation Partner
Amanda Bachelor

Amanda Bachelor

Transformation Network Director
Alex Maclver

Alex Maclver

School Innovation Partner
Aletheia Higgins

Aletheia Higgins

School Innovation Partner

National Team

Milton Ma

Milton Ma

Data Systems Director
Mercy Sanchez

Mercy Sanchez

Program Evaluation Director
Pól Stafford

Pól Stafford

Director of Technology
Brian Edwards

Brian Edwards

Advancement Manager
Becky Haywood

Becky Haywood

Director of Development