Staff and Board Members - LEAP for Education LEAP for Education

Staff and Board

Staff and Board Members

Meet the staff and board members making LEAP’s mission a possibility for so many underserved and/or first-generation-to-college students in the North Shore.

LEADERSHIP TEAM


Linda

Linda Saris

Executive Director
(978) 740-6667 ext. 109

Kayla

Kayla Dorst

Deputy Director
(978) 740-6667 ext. 114

Hilary

Hilary Kopp

Senior Director of Middle School Programs
(978) 740-6667 ext. 124

Jesenia

Jesenia Tejada-Perez

Senior Director of High School, College and Career Programs
(978) 740-6667 ext. 104


Erin

Erin Truex

Director of Development and Communications
(978) 740-6667 ext. 119


ADMINISTRATORS

Andria Castillo

Design and Communications Manager
(978) 740-6667 ext. 108

Kathy

Kathy Cooper

Accountant
(978) 740-6667 ext. 116

Nancy

Nancy Kelly

Development Associate
(978) 740-6667 ext. 120

Mira

Mira Riggin

Manager of Data Assessments and Evaluations
(978) 740-6667 ext. 102

MIDDLE SCHOOL PROGRAMS

Daisy

Daisy Angel

Program and Family Engagement Associate
(978) 740-6667 ext. 122

Evan Aroko

Expanding Horizons EL Mentor (Salem)
United Way North Shore AmeriCorps Member
(978) 219-7370

Sandra

Sandra Castillo

Assistant Site Director of Expanding Horizons (Salem)
(978) 740-6667 ext. 103

Emma

Emma Kane

Dream MORE EL Mentor (Lynn)
United Way North Shore AmeriCorps Member
(781) 214-0546



Wanntha

Wanntha Sim

Site Coordinator of Dream MORE (Lynn)
(978) 740-6667


HIGH SCHOOL PROGRAMS

Peter

Peter Buschkopf

College Success Program Site Coordinator (Peabody)
(978) 740-6667 ext. 115

Norma

Norma Ramirez

College Success Program Site Coordinator (Salem)
(978) 740-6667 ext. 106

Vicki Tzortzis

Teen Center Coordinator (Salem)
(978) 740-6667 ext. 118


COLLEGE AND CAREER SERVICES

Arlin

Arlin Baez

College Success Program College Coach
(978) 740-6667 ext. 107

Mary

Mary Burke

Student Engagement Career Associate
(978) 219-4741

JoAnn

JoAnn Leavitt

Gloucester Internship Program Coordinator
(774) 270-0119

Madison Seligman

Career and Outreach Associate
(978) 740-6667 ext. 112

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

In July 2014, LEAP for Education, Inc was incorporated in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. LEAP separated from North Shore Community Action Programs, Inc on June 1, 2015.

Dr. David Silva, President

Provost, Salem State University

Jody Goldman, Treasurer

Partner, JKG Associates

Constance Rudnick Grayson, Clerk

Professor Emeritus at Massachusetts School of Law

Dr. Mary-Lou Breitborde

Retired, formerly Associate Dean and faculty at Salem State University in the School of Education

Brian Castellanos

Licensed Adolescent Social Worker at Massachusetts Department of Children and Families

Manny Cruz

Legislative Aide to State Rep. Paul Tucker, Salem
Elected Member to the Salem School Committee
LEAP Alumnus

Ellen Galligan

Retired, formerly Director of Community Services, Catholic Charities North

Robert Monegro

Senior Software Engineer at Red Hat and former LEAP volunteer

Jonathan Ofilos

Partner, Tinti Grover Quinn Frey LLC

Linda Saris

Executive Director, LEAP for Education Inc