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Senior Leadership

Michelle Armstrong
Dean of Relay Tennessee
Dean of Relay Memphis Michelle Armstrong

As founding Dean of Relay Tennessee, Michelle Armstrong leads teacher preparation for the Memphis campus and provides oversight for the Nashville campus. Armstrong is a...

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Norman Atkins
Co-Founder and President
Norman Atkins

As Relay’s co-founder and president, Norman Atkins has led the institution since 2008. Atkins is also the founder, board chair and former CEO of...

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Julio Cesar Contreras
Dean of Relay San Antonio
Dean of Relay San Antonio Julio Cesar Contreras

As dean of Relay San Antonio, Julio César Contreras oversees all aspects of our teacher preparation in San Antonio. He firmly believes that all students can achieve, and...

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Shemanne Davis
Dean of Relay Philadelphia & Camden

As the founding dean of Relay Philadelphia & Camden, Shemanne Davis oversees all aspects of teacher preparation in the region. Most recently, Davis taught and...

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Christine Eisenhauer
Dean of Relay Delaware

As founding dean of Relay Delaware, Christine Eisenhauer oversees all aspects of teacher training in the First State. As a native Delawarean, she is thrilled to be leading...

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Piper Evans
Chief Financial Officer
Piper Evans

As Relay’s chief financial officer, Piper Evans is responsible for all aspects of financial management and planning at Relay. Most recently, Evans consulted on economic...

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Jennifer Francis
Senior Dean

As senior dean of Relay and founding dean of Relay Louisiana, Jennifer Francis oversees all aspects of teacher training in New Orleans and Baton Rouge and supports Relay...

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Chris Fraser
Senior Dean
Senior Dean Chris Fraser

As senior dean of Relay and founding dean of Relay Houston,...

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Rebecca Good
Dean of Relay Connecticut

As founding Dean of Relay Connecticut, Rebecca Good will lead teacher training and support in Connecticut. She began her career over a decade ago joining the first Teach...

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Mayme Hostetter
National Dean
Mayme Hostetter

As Relay’s national dean, Mayme Hostetter oversees teacher preparation programs at all Relay campuses across the country. Hostetter was previously dean of Relay New York...

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Pamela Inbasekaran
Chief Operating Officer
Pamela Inbasekaran

As Relay's chief operating officer, Pamela Inbasekaran ensures that the institution sets and meets annual targets through strong systems, effective communication,...

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Erin Larkin-Maguire
Dean of Special Education
Dean of Special Education Erin Larkin-Maguire

As the Dean of Special Education, Erin Larkin-Maguire manages the development and implementation of Relay’s special education teacher preparation programs. A seasoned...

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Linda Lentz
Dean of Relay Nashville
Dean of Relay Nashville Linda Lentz

As founding Dean of Relay Nashville, Linda Lentz leads the teacher training curriculum for the campus. As an educational leader and entrepreneur, Linda has a remarkable...

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Brent Maddin
Provost
Brent Maddin

As Relay’s provost, Brent Maddin advises on the vision for our curriculum and institutional research and leads programmatic innovations. Relay grew out of his work as a...

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Anne McCarley
Chief External Affairs Officer
Anne mccarley

As Relay’s chief external affairs officer, Anne McCarley is responsible for communications, development, marketing, and public affairs at Relay. Before joining Relay,...

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Jesse Rector
Dean of Leadership Programs
Jesse Rector

As dean of leadership programs at Relay, Jesse Rector leads all aspects of training for current and aspiring school leaders. In this role, he teaches courses on...

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Tim Saintsing
Executive Director, Teaching & Learning Labs
Tim Saintsing

As Executive Director of Teaching & Learning Labs, Tim Saintsing leads initiatives that support school-wide learning and improvement. Saintsing previously served as...

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Mindy Sjoblom
Dean of Relay Chicago
Dean Mindy Sjoblom

As the founding dean of Relay Chicago, Mindy Sjoblom is Relay's lead instructor in the Windy City.  A Chicago native and career educator, Sjoblom is uniquely qualified to...

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Jamey Verrilli
Senior Dean

As senior dean of Relay and founding dean of Relay Newark, Jamey Verrilli oversees all aspects of our teacher preparation programs in Newark and supports Relay deans in...

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Therese Zosel-Harper
Dean of Relay Denver
Dean Therese Zosel-Harper

As founding dean of Relay Denver, Therese Zosel-Harper oversees all aspects of teacher preparation in the Mile High City. Before joining Relay Denver, she served as Relay...

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Board of Trustees

Larry Robbins
Chair / Founder and CEO

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Glenview Capital Management

Aimée Eubanks Davis
Founder & CEO

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Braven

David Levin
Co-Founder

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KIPP

Dr. Julie Mikuta
Senior Director of Education

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Charles & Lynn Schusterman Family Foundation

David Saltzman
Treasurer / Executive Director

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Robin Hood Foundation

Dr. David Steiner
Executive Director

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Johns Hopkins Institute for Education Policy; Professor

Dacia Toll
Vice Chair / Co-CEO & President

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Achievement First

Norman Atkins
Ex Officio / President

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Relay Graduate School of Education