Neuhaus Staff 

Executive Office

Tracy Weeden, Ed.D., President & CEO
Lise Shepherd, MBA, CPA, Chief Financial Officer
Rayanne Darensbourg, M.P.A., Chief Operating Officer 
Arianna Bermudez , Executive Liaison

Professional Learning

Allison Peck, M.Ed., CALT-QI, LDT, CDT, Vice President of Professional Learning
Mary Lou Slania, M.Ed., CALT-QI, Director of Preparation Programs
Barbara Conway, Ph.D., CALT, Provost of University Partnerships
Phyllis Myers, M.S., CALT-QI, LDT, CDT, Manager of Basic Language Skills
Vanessa Grant, M.S., ELL Coordinator 
Linda Corbett, CALT, LDT, Instructional Staff 
Jeremy Creed, M.Ed., Instructional Staff
Novella Washington, Ph.D., Project Manager- Houston ISD
Hailey Hunt, M.Ed., Instructional Staff
Angela Chandler, M.Ed., CALT, LDT, Instructional Staff
Wendell Douglas, DMin, M.Ed., Implementation Project Manager/District Liaison

Curriculum & Instructional Design

Catherine Scott, M.Ed., LDT, CALT, Vice President of Curriculum and Instructional Design
Jennifer Schmidt, Instructional Design Manager
Kim Brending, Instructional Designer
Sally McCandless, M.A., CALT-QI, Content Specialist
Heather Arabie, M.Ed., CALP, Content Specialist

Family Support and Adult Literacy

Jenifer Ben-Shoshan, Psy.D., Family Support Coordinator
Lisa Bowman, CALT, Family Support Coordinator
Suz Hall, LDT, CALT, Interim Director of Adult Literacy
Mary M. North, M.Ed., Interim Director of Family Support
Kay Allen, M.Ed., CALT, Adult Literacy Instructor
Carol Ciampi, M.Ed., LDT, CALT,  Adult Literacy Instructor
Jenny Skjonsby, M.Ed., LDT, CALT, Adult Literacy Instructor
Monica Keogh, M.Ed., LDT, CALT, Adult Literacy Instructor

State Partnerships

Rebecca Tolson, M.Ed., CALT-QI, Director of Academic Planning & Research
Samuel McCollum, Coordinator of State Partnerships
Jennifer LaHaie, M.Ed., CALT, Instructional Staff
Cathie Fisher, M.Ed., Coordinator of Literacy Initiatives
David Casey, Literacy Initiatives Assistant
Sarah Hengstenberg, Literacy Initiatives Assistant
Alison Hostetler, Contract/Grant & Logistics Coordinator

Finance, Administration, and Support

Maricela Jimenez, Registrar & Office Manager
Daisy Brioso, Accounting Manager
Megan McGraw, Human Resources Manager
An Nguyen, Data Entry Specialist
Ebony Ponder, Accounting Specialist
Tammy Qualls, Data Entry Specialist
Cecily Messer, Receptionist 
Zachary Lyons, IT Specialist
Christopher Delk II, IT Specialist
Gladis Canenguez, Custodian
Juan Rodriguez, Custodian


Bronwyn Beauchamp, CFRE, Vice President of Advancement
Jackie Wickliffe, Grants Coordinator
Morgan Pinkleton, Marketing and Development Coordinator
Elizabeth Crockett, Advancement Strategy Specialist
Alisha Workman, Director of Marketing and Communications