Neuhaus is closed today, January 18, due to inclement weather.

Teaching. Reading. Reaching.
Neuhaus Education Center is a 501(c)(3)
non-profit organization dedicated
to promoting reading success.

Neuhaus Staff

Executive Office

Tracy Weeden Ed.D., President & CEO
Regina Boulware-Gooden, Ph.D., Vice President of School Improvement and Research
Debra Samuels, Board Liaison

Professional Learning

Mary Lou Slania, M.Ed., CALT-QI, Vice President of Professional Learning (email)
Rai Thompson, M.Ed., CALT-QI, Assistant Director of Professional Learning (email)
Elisa Barnes, M.Ed., CALT-QI, Instructional Manager (email)
Linda Corbett, CALT, LDT, Digital Learning Specialist (email)
Vanessa Grant, M.S., ELL Coordinator (email)
Jeremy Creed, M.Ed., Instructional Staff (email)
Megan Murphy, M.Ed., MRT, CALT (email)
Allison Peck, MLA, CALT, LDT (email)
Phyllis Myers, MS, CALT, LDT (email)

Innovative Solutions

Barbara Conway, Ph.D., CALT, Vice President of Innovative Solutions (email)
Jennifer Schmidt, Instructional Designer
Catherine Scott, M.Ed., CALT, Reading Specialist - Innovative Solutions Content Specialist (email)
Sally McCandless, M.A., CALT-QI, Innovative Solutions Content Specialist (email)


Family Support and Adult Literacy

Mary Yarus, M.Ed., CALT, Vice President of Family Support and Adult Literacy
Jenifer Ben-Shoshan, Psy.D., Family Support Coordinator
Lisa Bowman, CALT, Family Support Coordinator
Suz Hall, CALT, Family Support Coordinator/Adult Literacy Instructor (email)
Mary M. North, M.Ed., Projects Coordinator
Adult Literacy Teaching Staff

Kay Allen, CALT
Wendy Campbell, CALT
Sharon Curran, CALT
Suz Hall, CALT (email)
Jessica Harris, CALT


School Improvement and Coaching

Cathie Fisher, M. Ed., Coordinator of Literacy Initiatives (email)
Kevin A. Grevemberg, Coordinator of Literacy Special Projects (email)
Jeanette Treviño, District and School Accounts Manager (email)
Tamara Hall, M.Ed., Coaching Coordinator
Novella Washington, Ph.D., Coaching Coordinator (email)

Finance, Administration, and Support

Lise Shepherd, CPA, Vice President of Finance & Administration
Maricela Jimenez, Registrar/Office Manager
Daisy Brioso, Accounting & Materials Manager
Megan McGraw, Accounting Specialist
Grace McVeaData Entry Specialist 
Lissette Romano, Receptionist
Gladis Canenguez, Custodian
Amilcar Pereira, Custodian


Sophia James, Vice President of Advancement & Corporate Partnerships
Duck Cunningham, Director of State Partnerships
Melissa Cowans, Development Coordinator
Ashley Culton, Marketing and Development Coordinator
Megan B. Murphy, M.Ed., CALT, Coordinator of State Partnerships (email)


Equal Employment and Enrollment Opportunity Policy

Neuhaus Education Center provides equal program enrollment and employment opportunity without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, gender, sexual orientation, or disability. Neuhaus conforms to all applicable federal and state laws, rules, guidelines and regulations and provides equal employment opportunity in all employment and employee relations.

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