Congratulations to all of PAVE's Parent Leaders in Education!

Citywide Parent Leaders in Education (PLE) Board

Members of the Citywide PLE Board meet monthly.

Leydi Mendez, Ward 1
  • Parent at Capitol Hill Montessori – Logan
Maria Vanessa Magana Martinez, Ward 1
  • Parent at Cleveland Elementary School
Renee Davis, Ward 1
  • Parent at Capital City PCS
Dominique Moore, Ward 4
  • Parent at EL Haynes PCS – Elementary School
Euclides Rengifo Cordoba, Ward 4
  • Parent at DC Bilingual PCS and DC International PCS
Meaghan Mountford, Ward 4
  • Parent at Shepherd Elementary School
LaKeshia Battle-Crim, Ward 5
  • Parent at Rocketship Legacy Prep PCS
Nicole Johnson-Douglas, Ward 5
  • Parent at I Dream Academy DC
Yvette Selby, Ward 5
  • Parent at Capital City PCS – High School and McKinley Technology High School
Cassandra Gentry, Ward 6
  • Parent at Inspired Teaching School
Leigh Sims, Ward 6
  • Parent of a child at a childcare center
Russchelle Moore, Ward 6
  • Parent at McKinley Technology High School
Gaby Fraser, Ward 7
  • Parent at Two Rivers PCS 
Karla Reid-Witt, Ward 7
  • Parent of student at Stevenson University
Letisha Vinson, Ward 7
  • Parent at KIPP DC – LEAD Academy PCS and KIPP DC – Will Academy PCS
Crystal Gray, Ward 8
  • Parent at KIPP DC – Discover Academy PCS
Sharnetta Boone-Ruffin, Ward 8
  • Parent at Jefferson Middle School Academy
Tara Brown, Ward 8
  • Parent at Friendship PCS – Online

Policy Captains

Jake Fishbein, Ward 1
  • Parent at Capital City PCS
Miguelina Zapata, Ward 4
  • Parent at Breakthrough Montessori PCS
Shaniola Arowolaju, Ward 5
  • Parent at KIPP DC – AIM Academy PCS, KIPP DC – Discover Academy PCS, and KIPP DC – Heights Academy PCS
Marcia Huff, Ward 7
  • Parent at Two Rivers PCS at Young
Darya Davis, Ward 8
  • Parent at Center City PCS

 

Advocacy Captains

Christine Miller, Ward 1
  • Parent at Oyster-Adams Bilingual School
Caroline Pahaham, Ward 4
  • Parent at Mundo Verde PCS and DC International PCS
Ana Rodriguez, Ward 5
  • Parent at Duke Ellington School of Arts and Langley Elementary School
Katrice Whitaker, Ward 6
  • Parent at Statesmen College Preparatory Academy for Boys
Sharon Culver, Ward 7
  • Parent at Anne Beers Elementary School
DaSean Jones, Ward 8
  • Parent at Eagle Academy PCS and Columbia Heights Education Campus

 

Organizing Captains

Ivania Zelaya, Ward 1
  • Parent at AppleTree Early Learning Columbia Heights and Columbia Heights Education Campus
Denise Miles-Francois, Ward 4
  • Parent at The Field School
Zulma Barrera, Ward 5
  • Parent at Paul PCS and Inspired Teaching School
Monique Cole Gary, Ward 6
  • Parent at Mundo Verde PCS
Kelita Boyd, Ward 8
  • Parent at Eagle Academy PCS – Congress Heights

Ward 1 Parent Leaders in Education (PLE) Board

Members of the Ward 1 PLE Board meet quarterly.

Angelica Castanon
  • Parent at Bright Horizons
Idalides Chaverra
  • Parent at Columbia Heights Education Campus
Renee Davis
  • Parent at Capital City PCS
Jake Fishbein
  • Parent at Capital City PCS
Wendy Flores
  • Parent at St. Coletta of Greater Washington
Tyi Goddard
  • Parent of student at Georgia Tech
Katya González
  • Parent at Mundo Verde PCS
Nadia Hernandez
  • Parent at BASIS DC PCS, Columbia Heights Education Campus, and School Without Walls @ Francis-Stevens
Yael Meirovich
  • Parent at Centronia
Leydi Mendez
  • Parent at Capitol Hill Montessori – Logan
Christine Miller
  • Parent at Oyster-Adams Bilingual School
Alberto Otero
  • Parent at DC International PCS
Maria Vanessa Magana Martinez
  • Parent at Cleveland Elementary School
Farida Yeasmin
  • Parent at Marie Reed Elementary School
Ivania Zelaya
  • Parent at AppleTree Early Learning Columbia Heights and Columbia Heights Education Campus

Ward 4 Parent Leaders in Education (PLE) Board

Members of the Ward 4 PLE Board meet quarterly.

Charlia Acree
  • Parent at Latin American Montessori Bilingual PCS
Yolanda Anderson
  • Parent at Roosevelt High School
Nayla Angola Gonzalez
  • Parent at Ida B. Wells Middle School
Jillian Blair
  • Parent at Sojourner Truth School
Yenny Chaverra
  • Latin American Montessori Bilingual PCS
Anna Cook
  • Homeschool parent
Brian Galvin
  • Parent at Elsie Whitlow Stokes PCS
Mercedes García Pérez de Francois
  • Parent at University of District of Columbia and Coolidge High School
Amber Golden
  • Parent at Duke Ellington School of Arts
Marisa Goldstein
  • Parent at Centronia
Mabel Hernandez
  • Parent at Centronia and Latin American Montessori Bilingual PCS
Tanya Johnson
  • Parent at Takoma Education Campus and Brookland Middle School
Chelly Jones
  • Parent at DC International PCS
Valerie Lewis Taylor
  • Parent at Shepherd Elementary School
Sherry McDaniel-Thomas
  • Parent at Washington Global PCS
Denise Miles-Francois
  • Parent at The Field School
Dominique Moore
  • Parent at EL Haynes PCS – Elementary School
Meaghan Mountford
  • Parent at Shepherd Elementary School
Caroline Pahaham
  • Parent at Mundo Verde PCS, DC International PCS
Yirlehan Ramírez Murillo
  • Parent at Coolidge High School
Euclides Rengifo Cordoba
  • Parent at DC International PCS and DC Bilingual PCS
Nakeasha Sanders-Small
  • Parent at Latin American Montessori Bilingual PCS
Miguelina Zapata
  • Parent at Breakthrough Montessori PCS

Ward 5 Parent Leaders in Education (PLE) Board

Members of the Ward 5 PLE Board meet quarterly.

Shaniola Arowolaju
  • Parent at KIPP DC – Discover Academy PCS, KIPP DC – Heights Academy PCS, KIPP DC – AIM Academy PCS
Tracy Barnes
  • Parent at Washington Leadership Academy PCS and Inspired Teaching School
Zulma Barrera
  • Parent at Inspired Teaching School and Paul PCS
LaKeshia Battle-Crim
  • Parent at Rocketship Legacy Prep PCS
Melissa Bisagni
  • Parent at Langley Elementary School
Charmaine Brandon
  • Parent at Washington Latin PCS – Middle School
Lark Catoe
  • Parent at DC International PCS
Tameka Garner Barry
  • Parent at Washington Yu Ying PCS and Dematha Catholic High School
Nicole Johnson-Douglas
  • Parent at I Dream Academy DC
Luis Ledesma-Jimenez
  • Parent at Inspired Teaching School and Paul PCS
Lakisha Myrick
  • Parent at Friendship PCS – Woodridge Middle, Girls Global Academy, Washington Leadership Academy PCS, Brookland Middle School, and Academy of Hope Adult PCS
Martinique Robb
  • Parent at Burroughs Elementary School and Luke C Moore High School
Ana Rodriguez
  • Parent at Langley Elementary School and Duke Ellington School of Arts
Yvette Selby
  • Parent at McKinley Technology High School and Capital City PCS – High School
Carisa Stanley Beatty
  • Parent at Burroughs Elementary School
Meladie Tatum
  • Parent at DC Prep PCS and Capital City PCS

Ward 6 Parent Leaders in Education (PLE) Board

Members of the Ward 6 PLE Board meet quarterly.

Mable Boler
  • Parent at Barnard Elementary School
Carolyn Bowen
  • Parent at Payne Elementary School
Kisha Clark
  • Parent at Eastern High School
Monique Cole Gary
  • Parent at Mundo Verde PCS
Cassandra Gentry
  • Parent at Inspired Teaching School
Karen Gray
  • Parent at Paul PCS – International High School
Russchelle Moore
  • Parent at McKinley Technology High School
Leigh Sims
  • Parent of a child at a childcare center
Katrice Whitaker
  • Parent at Statesmen College Preparatory Academy for Boys

Ward 7 Parent Leaders in Education (PLE) Board

Members of the Ward 7 PLE Board meet quarterly.

Ebbon Allen
  • Parent at Global Citizens PCS
Shaunice Alston-Gaskins
  • Parent at Cedar Tree Academy PCS
Shalena Broadnax
  • Parent at C.W. Harris Elementary School
Titania Callaham
  • Parent at Thurgood Marshall Academy PCS
China Clark
  • Parent at Nalle Elementary School
Yolanda Corbett
  • Parent at Inspired Teaching School, Rocketship Legacy Prep PCS, Washington Leadership Academy PCS
Sharon Culver
  • Parent at Beers Elementary School
Zanso Dalili-Ortique
  • Parent at Nalle Elementary School
Kristie Edwards
  • Parent at Randle Highlands Elementary School
Gaby Fraser
  • Parent at Two Rivers PCS at 4th Street
Stephanie Griffith-Richardson
  • Parent at Elsie Whitlow Stokes – East End Campus
Marcia Huff
  • Parent at Two Rivers PCS at Young
Tanealya Jackson
  • Parent at Thurgood Marshall Academy PCS
Lindsey Jones-Renaud
  • Parent at Elsie Whitlow Stokes – East End Campus
Henderson Long
  • Parent at Washington Latin PCS
Nia Nicholas
  • Parent at Beers Elementary School
Karla Reid-Witt
  • Parent of student at Stevenson University
Maxine Robinson
  • Parent at Friendship PCS – Chamberlain Middle
Yizel Romero Octaviano
  • Parent at Mundo Verde PCS, Briya PCS, and DC International PCS
Simone Scott
  • Parent at Digital Pioneers Academy PCS and Lee Montessori PCS
Shimeka Smith
  • Parent at Langdon Education Campus
Letisha Vinson
  • Parent at KIPP DC – Will Academy PCS and  KIPP DC – LEAD Academy PCS
Bre’Jane’e Williams
  • Parent at AppleTree PCS and Hyde-Addison Elementary School
Takiyah Worthy
  • Parent at AppleTree Early Learning PCS – Oklahoma Ave and Elsie Whitlow Stokes – East End Campus

Ward 8 Parent Leaders in Education (PLE) Board

Members of the Ward 8 PLE Board meet quarterly.

Tyesha Andrews
  • Parent at Jefferson Middle School Academy
Ricky Arrington
  • Parent at Ingenuity Prep PCS
Sharnetta Boone-Ruffin
  • Parent at Jefferson Middle School Academy
Kelita Boyd
  • Parent at Eagle Academy PCS – Congress Heights
Tara Brown
  • Parent at Friendship PCS – Online
Kiara Childs
  • Parent at Friendship PCS – Online
Tawanda Clemons
  • Parent at Friendship PCS and Luke C Moore High School
Nicole Cook
  • Parent at Morgan State University
Marquis Cotton
  • Parent at Templeton Academy DC, Thurgood Marshall Academy PCS, and Achievement Prep PCS
Janine Daugherty
  • Parent at Ballou High School
Darya Davis
  • Parent at Center City PCS
Adrienne Dove
  • Parent at Friendship PCS – Technology Preparatory High School Academy
Datiece Frazier
  • Parent at EL Haynes PCS – Middle School
Crystal Gray
  • Parent at KIPP DC – Discover Academy PCS
Quentin Hairston
Beatrice Holland
  • Parent at Anne Beers Elementary School
Courtney Jackson
  • Parent at Elsie Whitlow Stokes PCS
Cristen Jones
  • Parent at I Dream PCS
DaSean Jones
  • Parent at Columbia Heights Education Campus and Eagle Academy PCS
Linda Jones
  • Parent at Thurgood Marshall Academy PCS
NaQuan Jones
  • Parent at Maya Angelou PCS
Mary McCane
  • Parent at Rocketship Rise Academy PCS
Rostina Miller
  • Parent at Washington Latin PCS and Washington Leadership Academy PCS
Sherri Newsome
  • Parent at Thurgood Marshall Academy PCS
Inida Patrick
  • Parent at SEED PCS and Early Childhood Academy PCS
Tiffany Randall
  • Parent at DC Bilingual PCS
Jonida Spahija
  • Parent at Latin American Montessori Bilingual PCS
Shalethia Taylor
  • Parent at Perry Street Prep
Natalya Walker
  • Parent at Bishop John T. Walker School for Boys
Lisa Weddington
  • Parent at KIPP DC and McKinley Technology High School
Tynisha Wright