Our Team

We recruit culturally diverse staff that reflect our student population and the community.

Staff & Teachers

Administrative Staff

image 2

Kyle Reese

Executive Director/COO

Read Bio
image 3

Jan Baker

Sr. Director, Education Strategies & Initiatives

Read Bio
image 5

Courtney Dozier

Director of Finance

Read Bio

School Leadership Team

image 6 (1)

Charles Skeeter

Director of Special Education

Read Bio
image 7

Korinn Alexander

Director of School Operations

Read Bio
image 8

Matilde “Mati” Vassallo

Director of Family Advocacy

Read Bio

Classroom Teaching Staff

image 21

Rosa Velez

Koalas | Lead Teacher (ITFS)

image 22

Diamond Lucas

Koalas | Co-Teacher

image 9

Ashleigh Revels

Bears | B-K Licensed Teacher

image 11

Felecia Dawson

Bears | Co-Teacher

image0

Natasha Vega

Bears | Co-Teacher

image 15

Kelli Awuonda

Giraffes | B-K Licensed Teacher

image 16

Jill Mitchell

Giraffes | Co-Teacher

image 13

Dymone (Starr) Mickell

Bumblebees | Co-Teacher

image 23

Katina Cox

Kangaroos | B-K Licensed Teacher

image 24

Jackie Cooper

Kangaroos | Co-Teacher

image 18

Todd Ireland

Owls | B-K Licensed Teacher

image 19

Tanisha Murray

Owls | Co-Teacher

IMG_1191

Anderson Rish

Owls | Co-Teacher

Jada McCain Headshot

Jada McCain

Floater

image 25

John Baker

Food Service

Board of Directors

image 2 (1)

Randi Ligon

President
Director, Channel Marketing, Apex Tool Group

image 3 (1)

Teri Riddle

Vice-President
Deputy Chief Administrative Officer, NC Office of Recovery and Resiliency

image 4 (1)

Joe Howison

Treasurer
National Account Manager, Apex Tool Group

Clayton Headshot 1

Amanda Clayton

Board Member
Director, Digital Content & Instruction, Wake County Public Schools

image 6 (2)

Megan R. Bell

Board Member
Learning Consultant, BCBSNC

Honoring Decades of Dedication

Thirty Years or More

Nell Barnes

1983 - 2016

Debra Halley

1986 - 2016

Cleo Barnes

1984 - 2021

Twenty Years or More

Felecia Dawson

1998 - Present

Tanisha Murray

2002 - Present

Rosa Velez

2001 - Present

Do You Want to Learn More About Our Super-Inclusive Approach?

Learn more about how our work impacts children and families and contributes to a more inclusive, accessible, and equitable society.