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We provide public schools with tools that boost performance through rigorous programs and a commitment to equity.

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New York, NY 10004

(212) 867-3060

The Urban Assembly's staff is drawn from a diverse group of educators and professionals with a passion for education equity and innovation, and a deep love for children. 

The Urban Assembly School Support model is comprised of collaborative teams that provide differentiated services to school leaders, teachers and school staff including deans, partnership coordinators, and college counselors. Through this model, The Urban Assembly has created and maintains an active Professional Learning Community that builds school capacity and improves student achievement.

David Adams

David Adams

Chief Executive Officer

David is the Chief Executive Officer of The Urban Assembly. He started with the UA in 2014 as the Director of Social-Emotional Learning, where he created the Resilient Scholars Program... Expand

David is the Chief Executive Officer of The Urban Assembly. He started with the UA in 2014 as the Director of Social-Emotional Learning, where he created the Resilient Scholars Program (RSP), a unique approach to integrating SEL into curriculum and classroom practices across the UA network. RSP has grown into a national program, serving schools and districts in Los Angeles, Houston, Syracuse, and other cities. As the Senior Director of Strategy, David led the expansion of the organization into a model provider of school support, with an emphasis on innovation and equity in public education. In 2021, David received the Champion of Equity Award from the American Consortium for Equity in Education. David sits on the board of CASEL and is an author of The Educator’s Practical Guide to Emotional Intelligence, and a co-author of the textbook, Challenges to Integrating Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Programs in Organizations. He is a Civil Affairs Officer in the Army Reserve and holds an M.Ed in Educational Psychology from Fordham University.

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Reina  Abreu

Reina Abreu

SEL Specialist

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Erika Allen

Erika Allen

SEL Specialist

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Jonathan Baez

Jonathan Baez

Work-Based Learning Manager

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Ayinde Bennett

Ayinde Bennett

Postsecondary Access Manager

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Amy Boyce

Amy Boyce

Office Coordinator

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Taylor Boyd

Taylor Boyd

SEL Specialist

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LaTayvia Brown

LaTayvia Brown

SEL Specialist

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Federico  Caruso

Federico Caruso

SEL Specialist

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Jay Champagne

Jay Champagne

Deputy Director of Alumni Success

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Isabela Cigarroa

Isabela Cigarroa

Development Associate

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Jessica Cuoccio

Jessica Cuoccio

SEL Specialist

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Ania-Lisa Etienne

Ania-Lisa Etienne

Deputy Director of the Yale Research Project

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Gillian Finley

Gillian Finley

Chief of Staff

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Stephanie Fiorelli

Stephanie Fiorelli

Director of Alumni Success

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Brandon Frame

Brandon Frame

Senior Director of Social-Emotional Learning

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Alexis Goldberg

Alexis Goldberg

Managing Director of School Support

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Amy Greenwood

Amy Greenwood

Director of Operations & Data

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Dana Harnett

Dana Harnett

SEL Project Manager

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Sara  Helmy

Sara Helmy

SEL Specialist

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Ann Hesler

Ann Hesler

SEL Specialist

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Steffanie  Hiraldo-Ventura

Steffanie Hiraldo-Ventura

Deputy Director of Finance and Administration

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Keturah Kendrick

Keturah Kendrick

SEL Specialist

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Latina Khalil-Hairston

Latina Khalil-Hairston

Algebra Success Program Manager

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Daniel Kim

Daniel Kim

Staff Accountant

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Kandra Knowles

Kandra Knowles

Deputy Director of Social Emotional Learning

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Angelina Lorenzo

Angelina Lorenzo

Postsecondary Success Manager

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Marleine Marcelin

Marleine Marcelin

SEL Program Manager

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Raine Martin

Raine Martin

Director of Advancement

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Shantay  Mobley

Shantay Mobley

Director of Algebra Success

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Nicole  O'Connell-Gonzalez

Nicole O'Connell-Gonzalez

Deputy Director of Social Emotional Learning

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Alex Parks

Alex Parks

Digital Content Manager

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Lori Pasqualino

Lori Pasqualino

SEL Coordinator

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Fabiola Quiñones

Fabiola Quiñones

Academics and Data Program Manager

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Aimen Rahman

Aimen Rahman

SEL Specialist

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Shelly Recio

Shelly Recio

SEL Specialist

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Danielle Reece

Danielle Reece

SEL Program Manager

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Martin Reed

Martin Reed

Algebra Success Program Manager

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Michelizabeth Sainvill

Michelizabeth Sainvill

SEL Specialist

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Alyssa  Schraier

Alyssa Schraier

SEL Program Manager

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Jessica Sills

Jessica Sills

SEL Specialist

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Steven Smith

Steven Smith

Director of Finance & Administration

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Cheyenne Vlymen-Williams

Cheyenne Vlymen-Williams

Algebra Success Program Manager

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Austin Walton

Austin Walton

SEL Specialist

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Sky Yeatts

Sky Yeatts

SEL Specialist

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Lily Zheng

Lily Zheng

Junior Data Analyst

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