Relay Leadership

Dean of Relay Connecticut Rebecca Good

Meet Our People

Our people are the heart of our organization. Relay’s leadership team is a diverse group of individuals committed to Relay's mission of providing all PK-12 students with high-quality education and choice-filled lives, and to translating our bold vision for educator preparation into powerful impact across the country.
Norman Atkins

Norman Atkins

Co-Founder & President
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Lauren Bassi

Lauren Bassi

Dean of Relay Teaching Residency
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Cherise Ortiz Cota

Cherise Ortiz Cota

Managing Director of Talent
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Shemanne Davis

Shemanne Davis

Dean of Relay Philadelphia & Camden
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Shani Dowell

Shani Dowell

Executive Director of Teacher Pathways
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Christine Eisenhauer

Christine Eisenhauer

Dean of Relay Delaware
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Piper Evans

Piper Evans

Chief Financial Officer
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Dr. Jennifer Francis

Dr. Jennifer Francis

Senior Dean of Relay New Orleans
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Chris Fraser

Chris Fraser

Senior Dean of Relay Houston
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Norah gillam

Norah Gillam

Dean of Relay Baton Rouge
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Rebecca Good

Rebecca Good

Dean of Relay Connecticut
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Annie Hoffman - Acting Dean of Relay San Antonio

Annie Hoffman

Acting Dean of Relay San Antonio
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Dr. Mayme Hostetter

Dr. Mayme Hostetter

National Dean
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Anne-Marie Hoxie

Anne-Marie Hoxie

Chief Research Officer
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Pamela Inbasekaran

Pamela Inbasekaran

Chief Operating Officer
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Brook Buerkle James

Brooke James

Dean of Relay Washington, D.C.
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Julie Kennedy

Julie Kennedy

Senior Dean of Academic Programs
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Erin Larkin-Maguire

Erin Larkin-Maguire

Dean of Special Education
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Linda Lentz

Linda Lentz

Dean of Relay Nashville
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Brent Maddin

Brent Maddin

Provost
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Anne McCarley

Anne McCarley

Chief External Affairs Officer
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Kelly Boucher Morris

Kelly Boucher Morris

Chief Student Services Officer
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Aubrey Nelson

Aubrey Nelson

Dean of Relay Memphis
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Jennifer Ramos

Dean of Relay New York
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Jesse Rector

Jesse Rector

Dean of School Leadership Programs
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Tim Saintsing

Tim Saintsing

Executive Director of Teaching & Learning Labs
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Jabari Sims

Jabari Sims

Dean of Relay Dallas-Fort Worth
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Mindy Sjoblom

Mindy Sjoblom

Dean of Relay Chicago
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Jamey Verrilli

Jamey Verrilli

Senior Dean of Relay Newark
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Therese Zosel-Harper

Therese Zosel-Harper

Dean of Relay Denver
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Board of Trustees

LARRY ROBBINS - CHAIR / FOUNDER AND CEO, GLENVIEW CAPITAL MANAGEMENT

AIMÉE EUBANKS DAVIS - FOUNDER & CEO, BRAVEN

DAVID LEVIN - CO-FOUNDER, KIPP

DAVID SALTZMAN -  TREASURER / SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT, TWO SIGMA INVESTMENTS LP

SHAYNE SPALTEN - DIRECTOR, EDUCATION, CHARLES & LYNN SCHUSTERMAN FAMILY FOUNDATION

DR. DAVID STEINER - EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, JOHNS HOPKINS INSTITUTE FOR EDUCATION POLICY; PROFESSOR

DACIA TOLL - VICE CHAIR / CO-CEO & PRESIDENT, ACHIEVEMENT FIRST

NORMAN ATKINS - EX OFFICIO / PRESIDENT, RELAY GRADUATE SCHOOL OF EDUCATION