WHO WE ARE

Leadership

Banu Valladares

Executive Director

Venezuela

Lisa V Gray

Interim Advancement Director

USA

Marta Duran

Principal & Site Administrator

Costa Rica

Dr. Drew Gadaire

Research and Evaluation Director

USA

Susana Jerez

Family Programs & Talent Development Director

Venezuela

Dominique Lee

Controller

Team

Sharonda Adams

Grants Writer

USA

Diana Aguirre

Teacher Assistant

Beatriz Aleman

MECK Pre-K Assistant & L2 Lead Teacher

El Salvador

Tatiana Almendarez

Early Learning Specialist & Apprentice

El Salvador

Iggy Austin

Family Education Coordinator

Venezuela

Tricia Bernard

Executive Assistant & HR Project Manager

USA

Sussy Borrego

Preschool Teacher Coach

Peru

Tana Brophy

MECK Pre-K Lead Teacher

Puerto Rico

Norma Campos

MECK Pre-K Lead Teacher

Mexico

Nerys Centeno

Family Educator & Early Learning Specialist

Nicaragua

Sonia Cisneros

Substitute

Mari Corona

Program Assistant

Steffany Cuesta

Early Learning Specialist & Apprentice

Perla Flores

Pre-K 3 Lead Teacher

Mexico

Maria Elena Fragapane

Family Engagement Specialist & Substitute

JoNell Franklyn

MECK Pre-K Lead Teacher

USA

Mayra Galindo

Substitute

Ana Gonzalez

MECK Pre-K Assistant & L2 Lead Teacher

Costa Rica & USA

Alma Guzman

MECK Pre-K Assistant & L2 Lead Teacher

Mexico

Elizabeth Hernandez

Early Learning Specialist

Jazmin Jaramillo-Piedra

Research Assistant

Katie Lamont

Grants Administrator

USA

Jeannie Leon

PC+ Coordinator

Peru

Erika Lopez

Major Gifts Officer

USA

Bibiana Lucumi

MECK Pre-K Assistant & L2 Lead Teacher

Colombia

Maria Marroquin

MECK Pre-K Assistant & L2 Lead Teacher

Nallely Mejia

Program Assistant

Mexico

Alexandra Morillo

Early Learning Specialist & Apprentice

Rosanna Mota

Early Learning Specialist & Apprentice

Allie Norman

Advancement Associate

USA

Ledys Nunez

Family Education Specialist & Substitute

Bernadette Olmstead

Early Learning Specialist

Maliyah Paynter

Research Assistant

Paola Quiroz Cedeno

MECK Pre-K Lead Teacher

Ana Milena Rodriguez

Early Learning Specialist & Family Educator

Venezuela

Cesar Rodriguez

Pre-K Lead Teacher

Guatemala

Zeke Rosales

Finance Associate

Paola Suarez

Pre-K 3 Lead Teacher

Colombia

Carmen Tarlton

Pre-K 3 Lead Teacher

Chile

Board of Directors

Bill Geiger

President

Senior Consultant, LevRidge Resources

Dr. Devonya Govan-Hunt

Vice President

CEO, Govan-Hunt Staff Development, LLC, Critical Curriculum Consulting

Tim Leaycraft

Treasurer

Head of Investment Governance and Operations, TH Real Estate (Retired)

Beatriz Rodriguez

Secretary

HR Strategic Business Partner, Atrium Health 

Tosha Arriola

Assistant Head of Upper School, Providence Day School

Peter Blair

Chief Executive Officer, Levine JCC

Aldo Caballero

Vice President, Charlotte DentalPro

AT Castillo

National Circulation Director, American City Business Journals 

Diana Castro

Attorney, McGuireWoods LLP

Gonzalo Checa

Managing Partner, Masan Consulting

Miriam Espaillat

Director Community Engagement, Raydal Hospitality, LLC

Lisa Godwin

Instructor, Early Childhood, Central Piedmont Community College

Rev. Marty Hedgpeth

Episcopal Priest, Christ Episcopal Church (Retired) 

Mary Kluttz, M.Ed.

Lower School Academic Dean, Trinity Episcopal School (Retired)

Sue Laguna-Whang

Community Organizer

Grace Nystrum

Strategic Marketing Executive, Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Mandy Ravin

Civic Leader

Ashley Reid

Owner/Lead Facilitator, Carolina Learning & Development 

Claire K. Tate

Child Advocate and Civic Leader

Holly Trotter

Partner, Price Waterhouse Coopers

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