Board of Directors

2019-2020 EXECUTIVE BOARD

President   (19-20)      

JACKASHA I. WILEY       

Director, Upward Bound & Pre College Initiatives      

Rutgers University- New Brunswick    

Past-President  (19-20)

KAREN K. TEXEIRA       Nominations and Elections (Chair) 

Director, Upward Bound Program 

John Jay College   

President  Elect (19-20)

BARBARA THOMPSON       Membership (Chair)

Director of McNair & CSTEP    

SUNY: College at Brockport 

Treasurer (19-20)

SUSAN J. OTT, PhD, CFP      Finance (Chair)

Director & PI, McNair Scholars Program

University of Buffalo   

SECRETARY (19-20)                                                                                             

JAKYRRA S. TYSON,      NJ Policy Seminar (Co-Chair)

Director, Educational Talent Search 

Rutgers University, Newark   

Parliamentarian

JORGE MARTINEZ-SANTIAGO  (17-20)     Awards & Scholarships (Chair)

Director, Educational Talent Search    

Fordham University       Rose Hill Campus

New Jersey District Representatives

Northern Representative

REX NOBLES       NJ TRIO DAY (Co-Chair)

Director, McNair       Conference 2020

Rutgers University, Newark     

Rutgers University, Newark     

Central Representative

MARIA RIJOS       NJ Policy Seminar (Co-Chair) and By-Laws/P3 (Chair)

Director, Upward Bound Program  

Kean University

Southern Representative

QUEEN JONES        TRIO Achiever (Co-Chair)

Director, Student Support Services Program        

Rider University    

 

 

 

New York District Representatives

Central Representative

JOSHUA PERRY       NY TRIO Day                                                                 

Data Manager and Learning Specialist for TRIO   Conference 2020  

Binghamton University      

 

METRO REPRESENTATIVE (18-20)

OMAR A. ABDULLAH                                                                            Alumni (Co-Chair)      

Curriculum Coordinator, Upward Bound Program   Publications    

John Jay College 


North Country Representative 

DEBORAH SUTLIFF

Clarkson University

Assistant Director, CSTEP/McNair/LSAMP/S-stem programs

Western Representative

KATE TROMBLEY

Genesee Community CollegeDirector,

Education Opportunity Center

Members at Large

ANGELICA BENITEZ (17-20)     Emerging Leaders (Co-Chair)

Director, McNair Program        

Rider University   

ANTHONY C. CULPEPPER, JR. (17-20)    Development (Chair)

Director, Student Support Services     Strategic Plan

Saint Peters University     

JORGE MARTINEZ-SANTIAGO (17-20)     Awards & Scholarships (Chair)

Director, Educational Talent Search    Finance

Fordham University       Rose Hill Campus

Class of 2021

YURI A. JOB  (18-21)      Publications (Chair)   

Director, Upward Bound Program     

City College of New York        

NELSON A. RODRIGUEZ (18-21)     Conference 2020 (Co-Chair)

Director, Upward Bound       COE Fairshare

Rutgers University, Newark       

 

Class of 2022

KENYON BLACK (19-22)     Conference 2020  

Director

LeMoyne College    

  

ANDREW GEBEL (19-22)     NY Policy Seminar (Co-Chair)
Academic Coordinator, Upward Bound Program    

Genesee Community College      

KYVAUGHN HENRY (19-22)     NY Policy Seminar (Co-Chair)

Assistant Director, Pre-College Programs      ALUMNI

University of Rochester 

2017-2018 STANDING COMMITTEES

Alumni

Chair: Anthony Culpepper

Bylaws/P3

Chair: Jorge Martinez-Santiago

Conference

Co-Chairs: Maria Rijos & Karen Texeira

Jackasha Wiley

Awards & Scholarships

Chair: Omar Abdullah 

Jorge Martinez-Santiago

Jennifer Efferen

Jennifer Rudolph

Development

Chair: Yuri Job

Fairshare

Chairs: Jakyrra Tyson & Karen Texeira

Emerging Leaders

Chairs:  Jen Rudolph

Finance

Chair: Susan Ott

Karen Texeira

Jorge Martinez-Santiago

Membership

Chair: Karen Texeira

Nominations & Elections

Chair: Mark Millward

Jorge Martinez-Santiago

Publications

Chair: Yuri Job

Strategic Plan

Chair: Karen Texeira

Policy Seminar

New York Coordinators:   Andrew Gebel, Brian Post

New Jersey Coordinators:  Jakyrra Tyson