Adrienne Collopy

Adrienne Collopy

Principal, Audubon Charter School

Adrienne has been a member of the Audubon team for over 10 years and is in her fifth year as Principal of the Upper Campus. Audubon maintained a letter grade of B and earned an A progress rating in 2019.

Andrea Bond

Andrea Bond

Chief Academic Officer, Collegiate Academies

Andrea has served in education for 15 years, including over a decade in leadership roles. Andrea has led Collegiate in launching a robust continuum of services for scholars with diverse academic, social-emotional, and transition support needs. With her support, Collegiate’s five high schools all earned an A or B progress rating in 2019.

Ashley Daniels Hall

Ashley Daniels Hall

Chief Instructional Officer & Principal, Einstein Charter School at Sherwood Forest

Ashley has been an instructional leader in New Orleans schools for 6 years and principal at Einstein Sherwood Forest since 2019. Under her instructional leadership as Assistant Principal at Einstein Village de l’Est Forest, the school earned a A progress rating in 2019.

Avione Pichon, Esq.

Avione Pichon, Esq.

Chief Operations Officer, Community Academies of New Orleans

Avione has served in urban education for 10 years. As a local attorney, she also represented charter schools and founded the first education law group at the largest law firm in Louisiana. As COO, she helped facilitate the partnership of two local charter management organizations (CMOs) to form a new CMO, Community Academies of New Orleans.

Danielle Dufauchard

Danielle Dufauchard

Principal, Lycee Francais de la Nouvelle-Orleans

Danielle has served in New Orleans schools for 7 years. Lycee has maintained a letter grade of B and was named a Top Gains Honoree in 2019.

Dione Singleton

Dione Singleton

School Director, FirstLine Live Oak Charter School

Dione has 15 years of experience in New Orleans education and 9 years in leadership roles. She is currently in her third year as School Director at Live Oak. FirstLine Live Oak earned a B progress rating in 2019. Dione previously served as a primary school principal for six years at Phillis Wheatley Community School (formerly John Dibert Community School).

Kendall McManus

Kendall McManus

Executive Director of Academics, Warren Easton Charter High School

Kendall has been a member of the Warren Easton team for 9 years and has served in a leadership role for 5 years. Warren Easton maintained a letter grade of A and was named an Equity Honoree School in 2019.

Mark Burton

Mark Burton

Principal, KIPP Morial Primary

Mark has served in education for 16 years and in school leadership roles for 11 years. Under his leadership as Primary Principal, KIPP Morial earned an A progress rating in 2019.

Nicolette London

Nicolette London

Chief Administrative Officer, Benjamin Franklin Elementary Math & Science School

Nicolette has served New Orleans schools for 28 years. Under her leadership as CAO, “Baby Ben” earned a B progress rating in 2019.

Shawn Persick

Shawn Persick

Executive Director of School Operations, Edward Hynes Charter School

Shawn has served in education for 25 years and in school leadership at Hynes for 16 years. Hynes has maintained a letter grade of A, was recognized as a Top Gains School, and was named to the state’s “Excellence Honor Roll” for early childhood education in 2019.