Our Team.

The ECM team is known for spreading our WOOHOO spirit and always operating from a space of YES. 

Meet The Team

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Robin Berlinsky

Executive Director


Tracy Bradshaw

Deputy Executive Director


Susan Antonelli
Sr. Director of
Educational Strategy


Chelsea Gold

Executive Coordinator


Kari Maastricht

Sr. Systems Manager

Richmond Brown

Ambassador of Culture


Starr Jordan

Education Director;

Summer & After School


Dr. Dee Bell-Williams

Education Director;

Professional Development


Alicia Modoor

High School Programs Manager

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Marie Hornsby

Education Coordinator


Eva Rutiri

YEScarolina Curriculum Coach


Ann Birdseye

Curriculum Coach


Kendall James

Curriculum Coach


Robin Boston

Curriculum Coach


Art Powers


Meet the Board of Directors

Cathy Marino- ECM Board Chair; Retired Educator & Arts Advocate
John Mistretta- ECM Board Vice-Chair; Founder & President Mistretta Leadership Group 
Mikell Richards- ECM Board Treasurer; Vice President Regional Sales Manager United Community Bank
Dr. Clifford Fulmore- ECM Board Secretary; Former President of the South Carolina PTA
Erika Harrison- ECM Assistant Board Secretary; Founder of the Law Offices of Erika Harrison, Esq

Tui Allen- Senior Product Leader Shopify
Nella Barkley- President Crystal-Barkley Corporation
Lamar Bonaparte- CEO and Founder of the Republic Development & Management Group
Angeline C. Brown- Director at CLMFF    
Dr. Donald Gordon- Executive Director the Riley Institute
Christopher Ibsen- President Dolphin Architects & Builders    
Brandy Incorvia- Administrator of Educational Programs Santee Cooper    
Sahir Nauveed Iqbal- Entrepreneur/ Angel Investor    
Deon Jackson- Berkeley County School District Superintendent
Will Jamieson- CEO Stream Live & The Q    
Douglas Kirkman- Founder of Unity Real Estate Partners    
Tony Kolgaklis- CEO GEICO of Charleston
Perry Morrissette- Retired Senior Leader Boeing SC Engineering Design Center    
Barbara Nwokike- South Carolina Arts Commission    
Don Kennedy- Interim Charleston County School District Superintendent
Joseph R. Pye- Dorchester School District 2 Superintendent    
Melody Shemtov- Owner of Butcher & Bee, The Daily
Marshall Simon- Owner of Gwynn's    
Austin Stone- Vice President Bridgecrest    
Honorable R. Keith Summey- Mayor City of North Charleston
     Designee Kyle Lahm- Director at City of North Charleston Cultural Arts Department        
Honorable John Tecklenburg- Mayor City of Charleston    
     Designee Mindy Sturm- Director at City of Charleston Mayor's Office for Children, Youth and Families
Steve Swanson- Founder of SnapCap
Trey Tezza- Co-Founder of Find My Path
Allison Van Diest- Product Marketing Vice President Blackbaud    
Dr. Fran Welch- College of Charleston Dean/ School of Education, Health and Human Performance 
Brittany Westbrook- President DeLoache Family Foundation
Adam Witty- Founder of Advantage Media & Forbes Books