CURRENT PROGRAM YEAR HOLIDAY SCHEDULE: BKS central office & centers are closed for staff & students on: Feb. 20, May 29, and June 19, 2023.


Central Team

Melisha Jackman


Executive Director

Crystal Owens

Deputy Director of Administration

John H. Linder, Jr.

Interim Director of Development & Communications

Joann Griffin

Executive Associate

Elena Jaffe

Director of Compliance

Kiera Wynne

Director of Curriculum & Instruction

Colleen O’ Neill

Occupational Therapist

Pleshette Hunter-Cofield

Educational Manager

Mariela Jimenez

Student Operations Manager

Carol Liu

Fiscal Manager

Yolanda Camacho

Accounts Payable Coordinator

Latricia Davis

HR Generalist

Center Directors

Kiera Wynne

Acting Director, Howard Children’s Center

Pleshette Hunter-Cofield

Acting Director, Nat Azarow Children’s Center

Marcia Thompson

Director, Tompkins Children’s Center

Miroslava Poliscukova-Reyes

Director, Sumner Children’s Center