Our Team

The Carmel Hill Fund Education Program is a diverse body of passionate Directors, Project Coordinators, and Implementation Specialists who share in the mission of supporting youth literacy development and reading voracity.

Our Team

Arlene Farrand-Borgerson

Executive Director

Fanon J. Howell, Ph.D.

Director & NY Project Manager

Eileen McMahon

Colorado Area Director

Allison Painich

Louisiana Area Director

Implementation Specialists

Colorado

Kelly Austin

Implementation Specialist

Colorado

Jon Blumenfield

Implementation Specialist & Program Development and Evaluation

Colorado

Renee Chalfant

Office Manager

Colorado

Megan Claydon

Implementation Specialist

Colorado

Kim Huelsman

Implementation Specialist & Learning and Development

Colorado

Stephanie Mackey

Implementation Specialist & Implementation Management

Colorado

Erin Mudd

Implementation Specialist

Colorado

Kim Penttila

Implementation Specialist

Colorado

Gretchen Rech

Implementation Specialist & Implementation Management

Colorado

Lindsey Speck

Implementation Specialist

Colorado

Rebecca Timlin

Kinder Specialist

Colorado

Saylee Van Valkenburgh

Implementation Specialist & Strategic Initiatives

Louisiana

Megan Broussard

Implementation Specialist & Intern Coordinator

Louisiana

Kayle Waren

Implementation Specialist

New York

Brenda Addison, M.S.

Library Specialist

New York

Diana Sun

Implementation Specialist & Student Enrichment Project Coordinator

New York

Cristal Franco-Perez

Implementation Specialist

New York

Maria Garcia

Implementation Specialist & Strategic Initiatives Manager

New York

Damary Gonzalez, M.S.

Implementation Specialist & Library Project Coordinator

New York

Anthony Roberto, M.S.

Implementation Specialist & Technology Coordinator

New York

Christopher Thornton, M.A.T.

Implementation Specialist

New York

Nydia Torres, M.S.

Implementation Specialist

New York

Sontaia Briggs, M.P.A. & M.A.Y.M.

Implementation Specialist

New York

Nicole Lewis, M.S. & M.A.T.

Implementation Specialist