The Network Team

The Democracy Prep Public Schools network team, stationed on the fourth and fifth floor of a central office located at 1767 Park Avenue in Harlem, supports all of our schools. The network team regularly visits all Democracy Prep schools which emphasizes a college-going culture for our scholars and enables the network team to stay connected.

Office of the Chief Executive Officer and Superintendent

Natasha Trivers

Chief Executive Officer

Anita Ntem

Special Assistant to the CEO

Steve Popper


Kim Wall

Assistant Superintendent

Tanya Nunez

Assistant Superintendent

Duncan Scherer

Assistant Superintendent

Sharese Maine

Director of Scholar Support

Brian Duran

Arts Education Director

Dennis Wolfe

Athletic Director

Luis Cardenas

Speech and Debate Master Coach

Sarah Rosenberg

Speech and Debate Master Coach

Elizabeth Jaye

DC/NJ Director of Curriculum and Instruction

Rashid Duroseau

Civics Program Director

Yulenny Grullón

Academic and Events Coordinator

General Counsel and Special Education

Kent Anker

Executive Vice President and General Counsel

Ximena Flores

Associate General Counsel

Rebecca Leblond

Global Citizens Program Director

James Lee

Global Citizens Program Manager

Ellie Grose

Academic Collaboration Team Director

Alexa Feldman

Assistant Director of Special Education

Heather Bezdecheck

ACT Manager

Beatrix Jackson

ACT Manager

Jillian Luft

ACT Manager

Kim Hild

ACT Manager

Jerome Jackson

ACT Manager

Kelsey Amick

ACT Manager

Lauren MacLean

Assistant Director of Multilingual Education

Sarah Gonsalves

ACT Manager

Curriculum Team

Margaret Marrer

Senior Director of K-12 Curriculum and Assessments

Katherine Williamson

Director of Curriculum and Instruction

Blake Unger Dvorchik

Assistant Director of K-12 Curriculum

Lauren Nelson

Senior Math Curriculum Specialist

Andre Adao

Science Curriculum Specialist

Julia Kang

Korean Curriculum Specialist

Samantha Katzman

Elementary Curriculum Specialist

Alexandra Arricale

Elementary Curriculum Specialist

Jason Rios

ELA Curriculum Specialist

Domenica Vilhotti

ELA Curriculum Specialist

External Affairs and Enrollment Team

Princess Lyles

Vice President of External Affairs

Amara Nogee

Visual Arts Manager and Graphic Designer

Greg Callan

Videographer and Editor

Milowa Rodriguez

Graphic Designer

Anthony Hull


Wenniao Qu

Web Developer

Charlotte Hockens

Manager of External Affairs

Eliza Saunders

Assistant Director of Enrollment

Stefan Mason

Enrollment Support Specialist

Nelson Olivero Rodriguez

Canvass Team Lead

Finance Team

Richard Coore

Staff Accountant

Jazmin Abreu

Finance Associate

Jackie White

Regional Finance Manager

Human Resources Team

Linda Jones Easton

Executive Vice President

Alexa Gonzalez

New York Director of Human Resources

Brenda Ayayee

Regional Manager of Human Resources

Jennifer Stewart

Human Resources Coordinator and Certification Specialist

Danielle Clement

Human Resources Associate

Jade Morton-Whidbee

Human Resources Associate

Information Systems Team

Carlos Mojica

Vice President of Infrastructure

Eddie Langer

Director of Network Technology

Ryan Howell

Director of Data Systems

Larry Hok

Network Technology Manager

Tony Boler

School Technology Support Associate

Jose Lozada

Data Developer

Brian Martin

Data Systems Specialist

Ken Mason

Senior Director of Operations and Facilities

Jordan Stenzel

Network Director of Operations

Evonne Jones

Policy Analyst

James Giblin

Manager of Education Technology

Recruitment Team

Cindy Luk

Director of Recruitment

Ashleigh Chin

Leadership Recruitment Manager

Kristen Haurin

Selection Manager

Katie Fleckenstein

Recruitment Associate

Hadiza Kassim

Recruitment Associate

Talent Development Team

Lisa Friscia

Chief People Officer

Ajaka Roth

Director of Leadership Development

Evan Burns

Assistant Director of Leadership Development

Matt Kautz

Manager of Teacher Development

Chabelly Jiminian

Manager of People Team Operations

Sarah Krichman

Senior Manager of Staff Development

College Success Team

Ralph Johnson

Vice President of College Access & Success

John Lindquist

Regional Director of College Success & System's Management

Teng Yang

Assistant Director of College Success

Manuel Jourdain

Alumni Support Manager