Dedicated professionals with a proven record of success.

 
 
 

A team of educators

It takes a team of dedicated educators, early childhood development professionals, trained mental health experts, and program staff to create a community of support and guidance for our students and their families. . 

 

Faculty
Erika Brenes
Child Care Teacher

Gloria Bryan
Child Care Teacher

Olga Cervantes
Early Head Start Teacher

Maria Cruz
Early Head Start Teacher

Rebecca Culbert
Early Head Start Teacher

Patricia Dewees
ESE/IEP Coordinator, Social Studies Teacher

Carol Festari
Child Care Teacher


Kimberly Francis
Early Head Start Teacher

Maria Galvan-Soto
Early Head Start Teacher

Sandra Gonzalez
Early Head Start Teacher

Tammy Hibel
Child Care Teacher

Melvese Jones
Early Head Start Teacher

Tammy Kancey
Early Head Start Teacher

Stacy Neeka
Child Care Teacher

Maria Perez-Borda
Early Head Start Teacher

Marilyn Stanton
Child Care Teacher

Debra Starr
Child Care Teacher

Maria Torres
Early Head Start Teacher

Anastazia Trainum
Child Care Teacher

Laca Vargas
Early Head Start Teacher

Susan Zebell
Child Care Teacher

Staff
Sheryl Bell
Family Care Coordinator
The Chiles Academy

Cathy McLaughlin
Registrar

Linda Bostick
Campus Advisor/Community Liaison

Pamela Gerardi
Child Care Director

Claretha Sabree-Wade
Family Care Coordinator
Early Head Start

Nikole Bradford
Education Coordinator
Early Head Start


Brenda Cuebas
Family Care Coordinator/Clerk
Early Head Start

Melisa Lara
Nurse

Nabila Guirguis
Kitchen Manager

Gayle Callahan
Kitchen Aid

Samantha Spencer
Kitchen Aid

Richard Roberson
Facilities Manager

Wheeler Crandall
Facilities/Cusodian

Willie Kittles
Custodian


 

 
 

Senior Leadership

Administrators dedicated to excellence and efficiency as we build our program to sustain growth.

 

Abby Barrett Ferguson
Principal/Executive Director

Tammy Jones
Co-Founder/Chief Financial Officer

Ashley Foster
Guidance Director/Assistant Principal

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Board of Directors

Active governing board with stable and consistent membership since the founding of the charter in 2002. Our board is our steady guiding light, always clearing the way of obstacles with positive leadership.

 

Freeman Green
Chairman

Carrie Enck
Secretary

Daniel Stauffer
Treasurer/Vice Chair

Harriet Fritts
Director

Karen Kennedy
Director

Michael Pyle
Director

Craig Robinson
Director

Mary Ann Thorhallssen
Director