OUR TEAM

MEET THE REPUBLIC SCHOOLS TEAM

We are a team of teachers and leaders who are deeply passionate about education and see teaching as a fundamental piece of who we are. The RePublic Schools staff makes a commitment every single day to set our scholars up for lasting academic success.

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OUR NETWORK TEAM

Kemi Alara

Director of School Operations Services - Jackson

Tony Armas

High School Math Associate

Allison Arth

Director of Computer Science

Felicia Barnes

State & Federal Programs Associate - Jackson

Angela Bass

Regional Executive Director - Jackson

Jasmine Brown

Recruitment and Enrollment Associate (MS)

Melissa Brown

Director of Science

Christina Campos-Baze

State and Federal Compliance Associate

Ashley Davis Gallimore

Chief Executive Officer

Shalimar Gates

Director of Math

Kevin Heffel

Chief Academic Officer

Twanda Leggin

Director of State & Federal Programs - Jackson

Justice Parker

Talent Associate

Kat Powers

Director of Strategy

Peyton Ross

Enrollment and Community Partnerships, Manager - Jackson

Paola Samaniego-Denson

Director of History

Saundrea Sampson

Director of Communications and Marketing

Kesha Sanford

Regional Director of Operations - Nashville

Jordyn Scheler

Director of Student Supports

Cody Shumaker

Regional Executive Director - Nashville

Felicia Smith

Director of HR & Title IX Coordinator

Jasmine Thornton

Managing Director of Family and Community Engagement

Trey Vernaci

Regional Director of Operations - Jackson

Karen Vernon

Chief Talent Officer

OUR BOARD

Erika Berry

Senior Director of Policy

TennesseeCAN

Wood Caldwell

Managing Principal

Southeast Venture

Miranda Christy

Attorney

Dodson Parker Behm & Capparella, PC

Diarese George

Founder & Executive Director

Tennessee Educators of Color Alliance

 

Annette Green

Executive Director/ Lead Specialist

Greenhouse Education Consulting

Julia Hanks

Partner

Guzman Advisory Partners LLP

Ashley Harbin

Board Member

Associate, Adams and Reese LLP

Micayla Tatum

Board Member

Director of Early Childhood Policy, Mississippi First

Board Minutes & Documents

All RePublic Schools board meeting minutes and key documents can be found on our Board On Track website.

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