Leadership Contact Guidelines

  • We encourage all of our families to reach out to your school's leadership with any questions or issues.  Use this quick reference to know whom to contact:

    • Contact your scholar's teacher for questions regarding:

      • assignments and homework
      • discipline issues
      • grades
    • Contact your school's Director or Dean for any issues that are not resolved by first contacting your scholar's teacher.

    • Contact your school's Managing Director for any issues that are not resolved by your scholar's teacher or the school's Director.

    • Contact the school's main office with questions regarding:

      • car line
      • cafeteria or meal accounts
      • school uniforms
      • medical issues
      • general school polices or procedures
      • powerschool access or passwords


  • Directors

    Name Title Dept Email
    Nora Apolinar Operations Director Operations NApolinar@uplifteducation.org
    Hannah Mensah Academic Director Primary School HMensah@uplifteducation.org


    Name Title Dept Email
    Louis Bertenshaw PS Dean Primary School LBertenshaw@uplifteducation.org
    Sarah Lopez PS Dean Primary School SSantoyo@uplifteducation.org

    Managing Directors

    Name School Email
    Kecia Clark Primary School kclark@uplifteducation.org
    Alan Tolleson Operations atolleson@uplifteducation.org