Leadership

Team & Staff

Leadership Team

Bertina Ceccarelli

Chief Executive Officer

Kim Mitchell

Vice President, Program & Operations

Melody Brown

Director, Human Resources

Patrick Cohen

Vice President, Strategic Partnerships

Tom Sussman

Vice President, Finance & Business Operations

Bea Tassot

Executive Director, New Jersey National Liaison for Military Strategy & Programs

Cathy Morgan

Executive Director, Baltimore

Dann Bergmann

Executive Director, California

Russ Medina US Army (Retired)

Executive Director, Texas

Binta Vann-Joseph

Vice President, Marketing

Trina Clark James

Executive Director, St. Louis

Helen Kogan

Executive Director, New York

Robert Vaughn

Executive Director National Instructor Institute

HEADQUARTERS (NY)
NEW YORK
NEW JERSEY
MISSOURI
TEXAS
MARYLAND
CALIFORNIA

Headquarters (NY)

Matt Velez

Associate Director, Corporate Partnerships

Leah Cullum

National Director of Training & Development

Alison Foster

Senior Marketing Manager

Abby Shapiro

Director of Development Operations

Kathryn Harriman

Marketing Manager - Digital Media

John Evans

Grants Writer and Development Coordinator

Ashley Desroches

Research & Data Analyst

Gary Scharfman

Director, Corporate & Foundation Grants

Kelli Antonucci

Nonprofit Outreach Manager

Tara Penny

Strategic Partnerships Program Manager

Amanda Santiago

Volunteer Engagement Coordinator

Haniyyah Glenn

Senior Program Manager

Michelle Pedraza

Senior Grant Writer

Katharine Riggle

Senior Marketing Manager, Cultivation

Abigail Hazel

Research & Data Analyst

Dale Ann Brooks

Development Director - East

Yanna Rosario

Human Resource Specialist

New York

Lawrence Rossianno

Internship Placement Manager, Harlem

Lainie Marte

Recruitment and Admissions Manager, Harlem

Helen Kogan

Executive Director, New York

Nelson Abbott

Program Manager Advanced Training Programs

Meghan Brown

Program Director Harlem

Theresa Suarez-Johnson

Program Director Brooklyn

Mattid Haspil

Career Placement Manager Harlem

Nelson Resto

Senior Career Placement Manager Brooklyn

Kashif Jones

Technical Instructor Harlem

Fahad Javaid

Senior Instructor, Cybersecurity

Joseph Rodriguez

Assistant Technical Instructor Harlem

Christopher Chan

Technical Instructor Brooklyn

Tylencia Selph

Social Support Manager Brooklyn

Alexis Perez-Gonzalez

Alumni Engagement Specialist Harlem

Careline Ruiz

Social Support Manager Harlem

Katie Wilt

Internship Placement Manager

Lisa Lowe

Recruitment and Admissions Manager, Brooklyn

New Jersey

Bea Tassot

Executive Director, New Jersey National Liaison for Military Strategy & Programs

Michael Rasmussen

Program Director

Kendall Givens

Career Placement Manager

Nicollette Archiello

Social Support Manager

Edwin Rosado

Technical Instructor

Julio Zelaya

Technical Instructor

Mailen (May) Nguyen

Assistant Technical Instructor

Anna Perrotti

Recruitment and Admissions Manager

Missouri

Aziza Harris

Social Support Manager

Trina Clark James

Executive Director, St. Louis

Anthony Lemons

Placement Director

D. Marie Thornton

Recruitment and Admission Manager

Adande Lane

Program Director

Ebonie Young

Alumni Engagement Specialist

Brett Boyle

Technical Instructor

Courtney Walker

Assistant Technical Instructor

Amanda Hunt

Career Placement Manager

Texas

Russ Medina

Executive Director, Texas

Thomas Brown

Technical Instructor

Brittany Worden

Program Director

Rick Abraham

Technical Instructor

Clifton Bland

Student Recruiter

Adrian Silva

Internship Placement Manager

Rubiela Crowder

Assistant Technical Instructor

Akriti Sharma

Alumni Engagement Specialist

Cleveland Scott

Internship Placement Manager

Maricza Mckenzie

Recruitment and Admissions Manager

Daniel Tor Frye

Technical Instructor, Cybersecurity

Scott Smith

Career Placement Manager

Haley Tyler

Development Manager

Maryland

Jaquetta Graham

Student Recruiter

Lewis Thomas

Recruitment and Admissions Manager

Cathy Morgan

Executive Director, Maryland

Demetrius Goodwin

Program Director

Brooke Travers

Internship Placement Manager

Jor'Danna Bogan-Davis

Social Support Manager

Calvin Greenway

Technical Instructor

Cameron Dyson

Assistant Technical Instructor

Kwane Wyatt

Career Placement Manager

California

Dann Bergman

Executive Director, California

Victor Aguirre

Career Placement Manager, Alameda

David Martin

Technical Instructor, San Jose

Jeanine Cowan

Program Director, San Jose

Pedro Remotti

Program Director, Alameda

Justin Bullard

Social Support Manager

Symone Colon

Recruitment and Admissions Manager, Alameda

Jesse Woodiel

Recruitment and Admissions Manager

Leo Corella

Career Placement Manager, San Jose

James Rodriguez

Technical Instructor, Alameda

Anne Donker

Development Director

Darryl Williams

Internship Placement Manager

Corey Hashimoto

Social Support Manager

Ron Kendall

Assistant Technical Instructor

Joe Edwards

Recruitment and Admissions Manager, San Jose