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MEET
Our Team 

OF DEDICATED TEAM OF TALENTED, CREATIVE, HARD-WORKING INDIVIDUALS

EXECUTIVE MEMBERS

ERIKA NIWA

NIXON MERCIDIEU

Executive Director

SERPHAINE STIMPSON

Chief Operating Officer 

CAMILO ECHEVERRI

Deputy Director

MADAI DURAN

OFFICE MANAGEMENT

ASHLI OWENS

MARGAEL ST. JUSTE 

Program Director

Erasmus Middle School 

PROGRAM DIRECTORS

GREG ALVARADO

Program Director

Community Roots 

TAMARA MERJUSTE

Program Director

Upper Exceed

SASHANE SIMMS

Program Director

Robeson

MARIAM ESA

CAMILLE HERON

Executive Director

ARKADIUSZ LESNIAK

Chief Operating Officer 

Business Manager

SHIRA NEISS

KAREEM NELSON

JENNIFER OZINEGBE

Executive Director

ERICA ROBINSON

Chief Operating Officer 

Business Manager

GRACE TAN

BARBY BEAVAIS 

Activity Specialist

Artspeak, Media Lab

COMMUNITY ROOTS

JAYQUAN THOMAS

Activity Specialist

Fitness & Basketball Coach

SYLMA SANTOS

Activity Specialist 

Newspaper Club

KELLY PALMATIER

Soccer Coach 

JULIE SAMUEL

Volleyball Coach 

EVA BURGESS

StageCraft, Production 

LESLIE LAZO

Program Assistant 

DAISY NGAI

Program Assistant 

KHALIL JACKSON

Activity Specialist

Sports & Fitness

EXCEED

GABRIELLA GALVAN ROJAS

Activity Specialist 

Visual Arts

ANNA 

Activity Specialist

Project Peace, Media Lab 

EVAN 

Activity Specialist

Music Tech & Production

BAILEY  

Program Assistant

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