Our Staff


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Early Literacy Manager
Anacecilia Liberato
Anacecilia Liberato
Partnership Manager
Guiding Parents to Services Manager
Cat Etters
Catherine Etters
Finance Director
Elizabeth Kabalka
Programs Director
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Emily Lancucki
Chief Advancement Officer
Jennifer Stamp
Strategic Initiatives Director
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Jo Boyd 
Community Partnerships Coordinator
Katie Grant
Communications Manager
Jake Brewer
Program Content Manager
Mary Margaret Kantor
Mary-Margaret Kantor, Ed.D
Chief Early Education Officer
Mike Blackwelder
Chief Executive Officer
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Dr. Nicole Campbell
Chief Impact Officer
Oscar Garcia Menjivar
Community Outreach Coordinator
Rita Frye
MECK Pre-K Assistant Director
Shakekia Moss
MECK Pre-K Curriculum & Teacher Support Manager
Sharon Spigner
MECK Pre-K Quality Assurance and Compliance Manager
The Basics Mecklenburg Manager
Tenille Alexander-Banner
Outreach Director


Amy Corbett
Finance Manager
Asia Thomas
Early Childhood Substitute Pool Coordinator
Bibiana Lucumi
MECK Pre-K Family Engagement Specialist
Bradley Cohen
MECK Pre-K Finance Manager
Brittany Deluca 
MECK Pre-K Site Administrator Coach
Brittany Smith
Child Development & Family Support Manager
Brittney Watts
MECK Pre-K Site Administrator Coach
Camille Catchings
MECK Pre-K Success Coach
Crystal Farrar 
MECK Pre-K Teacher Evaluator
Falen Johnson 
MECK Pre-K Teacher Evaluator
Grace Festa
Staff Accountant
Hannah Thompson
MECK Pre-K Child Development Coordinator
Ikes Cunningham
MECK Pre-K Program Assistant
Jolandra Houston
MECK Pre-K Success Coach
Jordan Killough
Contracts and Grants Specialist
Margie Branch
MECK Pre-K Registration & Intake Specialist
Maria Barnes
MECK Pre-K Success Coach
Megan Kennon
MECK Pre-K Child Development Consultant
Natacha Duggins
Partner Engagement Coordinator
Nathalia Nettles
MECK Pre-K Registration & Intake Specialist
Robin Lindsey
MECK Pre-K Success Coach
Rochelle Maignan
MECK Pre-K Success Coach
Shanda Brock-Perry
MECK Pre-K Success Coach
Shaquita Carter
MECK Pre-K Success Coach
Sherri Cowan
MECK Pre-K Senior Staff Accountant
Tina McClanahan
MECK Pre-K Success Coach
Tina Mengiste
Senior Staff Accountant
Toria LeGrant 
Professional Development Specialist
Vena Holmes
MECK Pre-K Staff Accountant
Veronica Kirkland
Home Visiting Expansion Coordinator
Yuderka Felix 
MECK Pre-K Registration and Intake Coordinator