FirstLine Schools Board of Directors

Charles West, Chair and Board Contact

David Barbier, Vice Chair

Kim Henry, Secretary

Gregory St. Etienne, Treasurer

Larry Kullman, Board Member Emeritus

George Freeman

Derius Harrell

Alison Hartman, PhD

Christy Slater

Carol Starr

Kim Henry

Kellie Turner

Mark Stein

Sarita Carriere

Jeffrey Howard

Lenzie LeBeauf

FirstLine Schools Executive Staff

Sabrina Pence, Chief Executive Officer

Tom Shepley, Chief Academic Officer

Claudia Barker, Chief Development Officer, FirstLine Schools and Executive Director, ESYNOLA

Maya Wyche, Chief Talent Officer

Rebekah Cain, Chief Operations Officer

Sivi Domango, Executive Director of Culture

Kirsten Feil, Executive Director of Teaching and Learning

Tiffany Robbins, Executive Director of Finance

Scott Shirey, Executive Director of Leadership Development

Najah Shakir, Board of Directors Liaison


FirstLine Schools Board of Directors may be contacted through FirstLine Schools’ Board Liaison, Najah Shakir, or by emailing FirstLineSchools’ Board Chair, Charles West Request for documents may be sent to FirstLine Schools’ Custodian of Public Records, Claudia Barker.

Parent Representation on the FirstLine Board: The nomination process to become a parent representative on the FirstLine Board can be found hereParents may indicate interest in board or committee service by filling out an online form


Upcoming Board Meetings

Tuesday, August 25, 2020
(Virtual) Zoom Address TBA
5:00 -7:00 PM

Tuesday, September 8, 2020
Samuel J. Green Charter School
5:00 -7:00 PM

Tuesday, November 17, 2020
Langston Hughes Academy
5:00 -7:00 PM

January Retreat **TBD**
March 23, 2021
May 25, 2021
August 24, 2021
September 7, 2021
November 16, 2021