About Us


Jill Cox – 984-664-9415
Interim Chief Executive Officer

LaTeesa Allen – 984-664-9406
Interim Chief Program Officer/Vice President of Embedded Operations

Allie Cataldi – 984-664-9400
Executive Assistant and Office Manager

Jennifer Crumpler – 984-664-9418
Associate Vice President of Development        

Brandon Light – 984-664-9409
Development Manager               

Susan Everhart – 984-664-9422
Special Projects/Grants Specialist        

College and Career Readiness

Stacia Solomon – 919-215-3723
Vice President of College and Career Readiness

Network Relations

Heather Wallace – 703-501-8480
Director of Network Relations and Reaccreditation

Fallon Brewington – 984-664-9423
Director of Network Relations and Training      

Allison Jordan – 828-230-5237
Director of Network Relations and Executive Coach 
Collin McColskey-Leary – 984-664-9404
Director of Research and Implementation

Morgan Vail – 984-664-9407
Data Analyst

Youth Development

Christal Carmichael– 919-832-2700
Director of Youth Development

Orville Heron
Youth Success Coach

Embedded Operations

Nevin Daryani – 919-600-4197
Director of Embedded Operations

Cerise Collins– 919-215-3913
Director of Embedded Operations
Willie Gillus
Program Director and Student Support Specialist – Weldon City Schools

CIS of the Rocky Mount Region

Glenn Thomas
 Director of Embedded Operations, Rocky Mount Region

Dorothy Hinton
 Director of Community Partnerships and Programs

Akilah Hunte
Program Director

Edith Penny
Program Director

Finance and Administration

Lana Jenkins– 984-664-9412
 Chief Financial Officer

Joni Reisinger -984-664-9410
Financial Analyst

Erin Spencer – 984-664-9420
Director of Human Resources

Krystyna Powierza – 984-664-9403
Accounting Specialist