Bronx Arts

Board & Staff


Miriam Raccah

Executive Director

Brenda Daniels

School Principal

Cortney Glaubach

Director of Curriculum and Instruction

Joy Jackson

Arts Director

Tyrell Roddey

Director of Operations

Tiffney Jones

Director of Finance

Patty Rooney

Intervention Program Coordinator

Allan Smith

Social Worker

Jacqueline Smith

School Counselor

Jahneel Small

Dean of Students

Richard Gonzalez

Middle School Principal

Board of Trustees

Charles Whites

Vice President, Associate General Counsel, New York Life

Noni Thomas Lopez

Co-Vice Chair
Assistant Head of School for Teaching and Learning at Ethical Culture Fieldston School

Graham Powis

Co-Vice Chair
Finance Executive

Arlene Bascom

Vice President and Comptroller at Green-Wood Cemetery and Historic Fund

Lori Biancamano

Principal of GreenOak Real Estate

Susan Geisenheimer

Managing Director of Madison Investment Partners, Inc.

Aisha Bell

Parent Representative
Children's Librarian at Scarsdale Public Library

Trent Hickman

Partner at Veronis Suhler Stevenson

Eric Osorio

Associate Head of School at The Swift School

Denise Brecher


Ariel Gold

MBA Candidate Columbia Business School


Fiona Deveaux

Teacher, Celia Cruz

Amirah Johnson

Teacher, Stevie Wonder

Heliz Martinez

Teacher, Stevie Wonder

Suher Amin

Teacher, Celia Cruz

First Grade

Lauren Lubarsky

Teacher, Esperanza Spalding

Stephanie Ziders

Teacher, Romero Britto

Diomedes Gonzalez

Teacher, Romero Britto

Matshidiso Tsotetsi

Teacher, Esperanza Spalding

Second Grade

Wendy Anderson

Teacher, Gregory Hines

Brandy Green

Teacher, Audra McDonald

Angela Marrero

Teacher, Gregory Hines

Third Grade

Bianca Gonzalez

Teacher, Nina Simone

Lindsay Mednick

Teacher, August Wilson

Lynnette Nicholas

Teacher, Nina Simone

Casey Conetta

Teacher, August Wilson

Fourth Grade

Siobhan Anderson

Teacher, Lin Manuel Miranda

Agnes Lopez

Teacher, Jacob Lawrence

Puleng Tsotetsi

Teacher, Lin M. Miranda

Helen Hanson

Teacher, Jacob Lawrence

Fifth Grade

Shaba Simmons

Teacher, Judith Jamison

Cassandra Chery

Teacher, Kehinde Wiley

Veronica Orech

Teacher, Kihinde Wiley

Arts Specialists

Tom Finn

Music Specialist

Aritha Corry

Visual Arts Specialist

Jenifer Caraballo

Arts Program Assistant

Blair Brown

Dance Teacher

Linsey St Onge

Theater Specialist

Instructional Support

Dan Shearer

Special Education Coordinator

Katherine Sweeney

Reading Intervention Specialist

Katrina Merkel

Reading Intervention Specialist

Keisha Jacobs

Reading Intervention Specialist

Irene Lopez

Reading Specialist

Amanda Lehrman

Speech Therapist

Operations & School Aides

Myishia Taylor-Myke

Operations Business Manager

Katherine Prieto

Manager of Student Services

Marcia Straker


Joanne Olivencia

Food Service Aid

Millie Ocasio

Lead School Aid

Grisel Pereira

Food Service Manager

Carmen Rivera

Food Service Aid

Ashley Diaz

School Aid

Fatoumata Sanogo

School Aid

Bryan Ware

Security & Facilities Manager

Cruzita Serrano

School Aide

We are on the hunt to find a space for our students headed to Middle School next year and we have been utilizing all of our resources to make this happen. Now, we need YOUR help!

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