Our Team

Board of Directors
Current and former senior leaders at large US based reputable institutions.
Dan Chamby

Sr. Portfolio Manager (Retired) BlackRock.
The Charcot Marie Tooth Association (CMTA) board Member

Dr. Lucie Lapovsky

Former President Mercy College.
American Public University System Board of Trustees Member.
CEO of Lapovsky Consulting

Michael Rochelle

Lieutenant General (Retired)
US Army. Former deputy chief of staff, G1 in the Dept. of the Army
CEO MDR Strategies

Dr. Nicki Nabasny

Former Chief of Staff, CIO,
Associate Dean University of
Chicago, Northwestern University
Founder of Belaza Advisors

Executive Team
70+ years of combined professional and academic experience across the globe.
Victor Petenkemani

Associate Dean
Asst. Professor
Mercy College, NY

Barbara Akum, Ph.D.
VP - Secretary

Clinical Associate Professor;
Teaching Lab Director NYU

Masele Kibassa
VP – Academics & Operations

Director of CAEI
Adj. Professor
Mercy College, NY

Linda Njoh, Ph.D.
VP - Finance

Harris Federation (UK)
Teacher Leader, DOE

Zacharie Petchokomani
VP - Technology

Senior IT Software Engineer
BiServ, GA