Our Team

We Create Critical Thinkers

We have assembled a team of leaders equipped to identify and nurture the individual strengths of our students. They are the perfect balance of kindhearted, fearless and grounded. Supported by a passionate network of administrators and staff, our team is a cohesive unit that works to empower educators and excite students.

Meet Our Team

Bill KentFounding President and CEO
Dr. Pamela RetzlaffPrincipal
Mark KentThe Biome Foundation President
Michele MosleyDirector, Corporate & Foundation Relations
Debbie AkinsDirector of Finance
Stacie ChronisterExecutive Assistant to the President and CEO
Laura CortnerReading Specialist
Brian DominickKindergarten Classroom Leader
Chasity DouglasEnvironmental Service Aid
Meredith FrankAmeriCorps Member
Laurel GiaconeFirst Grade Classroom Leader
Heena GriffinAccountant/HR
Natalie GuardAmeriCorps Member
Galicia GuerreroManager, Community Relations
Amy HoffmanThird Grade Classroom Leader
Tasha JordanAmeriCorps Member
Lindell KentFacilities Manager
Myles KeoughAdaptive Thinking Leader
Ivette LozanoAmeriCorps Member
Daniel MassagliaAmeriCorps Member
Ashreale McDowellMind and Movement Leader
Kathleen McManisInterventionist
Trent PurnellAmeriCorps Member
Emily SchlitzSpeech & Language Specialist
Keonna SheltonAdministrative Assistant and Family Coordinator
Jean ShoulbergFirst Grade Classroom Leader
Tanisha StancielDirector of Student Services, McKinney-Vento, Foster Care & ELL Liaison
Brittany SullivanFirst Grade Classroom Leader
Jean TurneySecond Grade Classroom Leader
Kara UrbanekAmeriCorps Member
Anna WaddellPracticum Student
Kristin WilliamsKindergarten Classroom Leader
Trina WilliamsSecond Grade Classroom Leader