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.
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
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.
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.
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.
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).
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.
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.
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.
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.