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Tara Mitchell, BDEA 2.0 Pathway Coordinator

By | 2022-09-19T23:08:08+00:00 September 19th, 2022|

Tara Mitchell is the new Pathways Coordinator for BDEA 2.0. After a long and circuitous route through college, Tara earned her Bachelor's Degree from Simmons University and her Master's Degree in School Counseling from Lesley University. Originally from California, Tara has lived in Boston since 2005 and loves almost everything about the city, except for [...]

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Rita Gehrenbeck-Shim, Career Exploration Coordinator

By | 2022-09-19T23:05:30+00:00 September 19th, 2022|

Rita is thrilled to return to BDEA as the Career Exploration Program Coordinator. She is passionate about getting to know students and their interests to best inform decisions made around partnerships with outside organizations, and career exploration courses offered. In her spare time, she enjoys painting, walking, writing poetry, and spending quality time with friends, [...]

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Calvin Williams, Community Field Coordinator

By | 2021-11-08T18:16:00+00:00 September 23rd, 2021|

Calvin Williams is a new Community Field Coordinator at BDEA. Calvin is a Boston Native and is excited about the opportunity to work with the students in BDEA. He enjoys engaging and redirecting young people through health and athletics. Calvin will also be the coach for the BDEA boys basketball team. Email Mr. Williams: cwilliams4@bostonpublicschools.org [...]

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Tatiana Hollins, Community Field Coordinator

By | 2021-09-23T19:46:56+00:00 September 13th, 2021|

Tatiana L. Hollins joined BDEA in the fall of 2021 as a Community Field Coordinator. Ms.Hollins is BPS graduate who considers herself to be a very proud African American lesbian woman from Boston who lives to give back to her community using restorative practices. Before arriving at BDEA, she worked as a paraprofessional with the sub-separate [...]

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Omari Mobley, Community Field Coordinator

By | 2021-10-26T19:40:16+00:00 September 13th, 2021|

Omari M. Mobley joined BDEA in the fall of 2021 as a Community Field Coordinator. Born in Baltimore, Maryland, Son of retired educators Karen and Greg Mobley and only brother of Nia-Kamil, Dara-Amira and Kheri Jelani. Mobley went to prep school and graduated from Kimball Union Academy in New Hampshire, then continued his academic and [...]

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