Bard High School Early College Newark


Our staff are highly-qualified professionals who are dedicated to promoting student success. Our staff come from a range of professional backgrounds in the public and private sectors.


Carla R. Stephens
Principal, Faculty in History
B.A., Ph.D., Temple University; M.A., Montclair State University

Lori Ween
Dean of Studies, Faculty in English
B.A., Cornell University; M.A., Northwestern University; Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University

Curtis R. Adair, Sr.
Dean of Students, Faculty in Mathematics   
B.A., University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill; M.S., Old Dominion University; M.S., North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University


Tracey Bruton, M.S.W.
Child Study Team

David Dowling, M.A.
School Operations Manager, Faculty in Health and Physical Education

Hellary Escobar, A.A.
Admissions Assistant

Dana Hamilton, M.S.W.
Social Worker

Shaviece Harmon, M.A. candidate
College Transfer Office Director

Chesha Hodge, M.P.A.
School Operations Manager, Admissions Counselor

Dionne Kelley
Security Guard

Tamar Mitchell, M.S.W.
Social Worker

Mingon Morton, M.A.
Child Study Team

Tamera Murphy
Security Guard

Frank Rokins
Security Guard

Shannon Saint Louis
School Operations Assistant

Micah Wideman
Day Head Custodian

Wallace Wilder
Night Head Custodian

Carol Wisneiski, B.S.N.