Board of Directors

DC Prep’s Board of Directors is diverse and multi-talented – drawn to the organization by a deep commitment to the Washington community and to education reform. The Board's mix of business, education, community, and philanthropic leaders has resulted in a tremendously effective and dynamic governing body.

  • Le Roy (Terry) Eakin III | Board Chair, DC Prep; Chairman, EYA
  • Eric Price | Board Vice Chair and Treasurer, DC Prep; Executive Vice President, AFL-CIO Housing Investment Trust
  • Katherine Boone | Board Secretary, DC Prep; Director, Boone Family Foundation
  • Jenny Abramson | Founder and Managing Partner, Rethink Impact
  • Tearsa Coates | Parent of a DC Prep Student
  • Charis Drant | Lawyer and Philanthropist
  • Michela English | President and CEO, Fight For Children
  • Patrick Gross | Chairman, The Lovell Group
  • Brian Jones | President, Strayer University
  • Judy Lansing Kovler | Psychotherapist in Private Practice
  • Maura Marino | Managing Director, NewSchools Venture Fund
  • Arthur McKee | Director, Research, CityBridge Foundation
  • Frennie Nixon | Parent of a DC Prep Student
  • Carol Penksy | Co-founder, Women's Leadership Forum of the Democratic National Committee
  • Valerie Rockefeller Wayne | Philanthropist and Former Special Education Teacher

 

 

What our Teachers are Saying

“We start talking about high school the minute students and families walk through our doors, from the earliest grade levels, because we know a rigorous high school is essential to college success.”
Julie Moeller, Director of High School Placement