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Our Board and Team

At Somerset Academy Inc.

, our board and senior staff are a diverse group of dedicated individuals committed to guiding our organization toward achieving its mission and vision. They bring a wealth of expertise and experience from various fields, all united in their passion for supporting and empowering communities.

Ex-Officio Members – Senior Staff/Advisors

  • David Pennock, CEO
  • Devon Starks, CFO
  • Tiffany Chavous, Executive Director (SAELC)
  • Luz Rodriquez Williams, Executive Administrator (SAELC)
  • Anthony Dawkins, Attorney
  • Darren DeVoue, Fiscal/Business

Governing Board

  • Barbara Chavous-Pennock (PA), Chairman
  • Orim Graves (PA), Treasurer – Expert in Fiscal Management
  • Devon Hartman, CHERP, Specialist in STEM (CA)
  • Michael Kelley, Ph.D., Psychologist – Specialist in Artificial Intelligence (ME)
  • Gwen Singletary (NY/SC), Secretary – Marketing Expert
  • Barbara Wasik, Ph.D., Education Specialist (PA)
  • Dee Weathersby (MO), Vice Chairman – Business Expert

Governing Board of Advisors (Meet Quarterly)

  • Johnny Nguyen
  • Milton Oates
  • Bonnie Tavares
  • Michael Weiss

Somerset Academy Early Learning Center Nurturing the Next Generation

Our board and team are the backbone of our organization, each contributing unique skills and perspectives to help us achieve our goals. Their leadership and commitment ensure that we remain focused on our mission and continue to make a meaningful impact in the communities we serve.