Our Team

Nicole Hurd

Founder & CEO

Nicole F. Hurd, Ph.D., is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of College Advising Corps (CAC). Under her leadership, CAC has grown into the largest college access program in the country and received many accolades for its innovative work. Some of these honors include selection…

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Pressley Baird

Pressley Baird

Communications Associate

Gabby Barnes

Gabby Barnes

Program Associate, eAdvising

Melissa Bates

Melissa Bates

Development Associate

Allison Boothroyd

Allison Boothroyd

Program Associate

Emily Blatter Boyer

Emily Blatter Boyer

Director of Program Development and Training

Kim Burdi

Kim Burdi

Project Associate, College Advising Plus (CAP)

Rebecca Cullen

Rebecca Cullen

President

Phyllis Cunningham

Phyllis Cunningham

Chief Advancement Officer

Stephenie Fahy

Stephenie Fahy

Finance Coordinator

Euneeka Farrar

Euneeka Farrar

Staff Accountant

Kumera Genet

Kumera Genet

Class of 2020 Project Manager

Ashley Gillenwater

Ashley Gillenwater

Project Associate, CollegePoint

Kyle Goodfellow

Kyle Goodfellow

Development Coordinator

Deborah Gray

Deborah Gray

Knowledge Sharing Manager

Erin Grogan

Erin Grogan

Senior Director of Research and Evaluation

Amy Jones

Amy Jones

Senior Director of Innovation

Liz Kahn

Liz Kahn

Director of Learning Lab

Karen Krauss

Karen Krauss

Operations Coordinator

Erica Martin

Erica Martin

Curriculum Specialist

Kelsie Martinez

Kelsie Martinez

Program Associate, eAdvising

Felicia Medellin

Felicia Medellin

Regional Director Midwest

Don Miller

Don Miller

Chief Operating Officer

Gina Moraida

Gina Moraida

Database Coordinator

Matt Newlin

Matt Newlin

Director of Rural Initiatives

Gregory Nicholson

Gregory Nicholson

Senior Regional Director West

Annie O’Hara

Annie O’Hara

Program Coordinator

Yarbrah Peeples

Yarbrah Peeples

Regional Director, Georgia and South Carolina

Amy Porter

Amy Porter

Major Gifts Officer

Jennifer Preston

Jennifer Preston

Regional Director, North Carolina and Virginia

Samantha Richardson

Samantha Richardson

Program Evaluation Specialist

Shameek Robinson

Shameek Robinson

Regional Director, New York and Pennsylvania

Alex Semilof

Alex Semilof

Director of Human Resources, Talent and Culture

Sarah Shah

Sarah Shah

Director of Evaluation and Impact Measurement

Karen Shelley

Karen Shelley

Staff Writer

Alecia Smith

Alecia Smith

Project Evaluation Coordinator

Sanjee Soliman

Sanjee Soliman

Project Associate, CollegePoint

Katrina Thompson

Katrina Thompson

Project Associate, College Advising Plus (CAP)

Zawadi B. Walker

Zawadi B. Walker

Executive Assistant to the CEO

Viviam Yanes

Viviam Yanes

HR Specialist