The DREAM Team

William Cooke


Corey Makelainen

Assistant Principal

Clifford Morrissey

Operations Manager

Aleise Richards

Scholar Support Specialist

Ambuir Henderson-Charles

Social Worker

Fatoumata Jagana

Social Worker

Cyanne Jackson

Administrative Manager

Bryce Luttenegger

Operations Coordinator

Diamond Rodriguez

6th Grade Science Teacher

Fatema Waggeh

6th Grade Math Teacher

Daviene Escourse

6th Grade ELA Teacher

Taylor O'Sullivan

ELA Teacher & 7th Grade Level Leader

Jalen Neely

7th Grade History Teacher

Bayley Tuch

7th Grade Math Teacher

Jaharai Sillah

7th Grade Math Teacher

Monica Torres

8th Grade ELA Teacher

Myberson Saint Pierre

Algebra Teacher & 8th Grade Level Leader

Mariam Camara

8th Grade History Teacher

Guillermo Pena-Matos

8th Grade Algebra Teacher

Francisco Alvarez

8th Grade Science Teacher

Olivia Hollister

8th Grade ELA Teacher

Miriam Lopez

ACT History Teacher

Julie Haggerty

Dance Teacher

Donte Howell

Physical Education Teacher

DPEMS Board of Directors

Dr. Robert North

Chair, Harlem Hospital

Josh Pristaw

Vice Chair, GTIS Partners

Brian Berger

Treasurer, Glocap Search

Doug Snyder

Vice Chair, Starboard Value, L.P.

Roger Berg

Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman

Trevor Gibbons

Prosek Partners

Sean Windsor


Ken Weiller

Westfield Investment LLC

Alastair Wood


Brittany Mullings

Human Resources Business Partner, National Basketball Association

Gregory Weston

Winston & Strawn LLP

Jake Foley III

Khary Barnes

Vice Chair, American Express

Ross Frommer

Columbia University Irving Medical Center

Stephanie King

Columbia University

Farida Ilboudo

Columbia University

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