Board Members

  • Mr. Ronald C. Brady (Chair)

    Regional Director, Democracy Prep Public Schools

  • Ms. Shelley Skinner (Treasurer)

    Executive Director, Better Education Institute, Inc.

  • Mr. Ryan Hill (Secretary)

    Founder & CEO, KIPP New Jersey / TEAM Schools

  • Mr. Timothy White (Chair, Advocacy Committee)

    Vice President, River Crossing Strategy Group

  • Ms. Meredith Pennotti (Chair, Members Council)

    School Leader and Principal, Red Bank Charter School

  • Dr. Joseph V. Doria, Jr.

    Dean, School of Education, St. Peter’s University

  • Ms. Wanda Garcia, MSW

    Board Liaison, LEAP Academy University Charter School

  • Mr. Paul P. Josephson

    Partner, Duane Morris, LLP

  • Ms. Barbara Martinez

    Chief External Officer, Uncommon Schools

  • Ms. Michele Mason

    Executive Director, Newark Charter School Fund

  • Mr. Marcelino Trillo

    Vice Principal, Robert Treat Academy Charter School

  • Mr. Carlos Lejnieks (Chair Emeritus)

    President & CEO, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Essex, Hudson and Union Counties