Matthew R. Peters
Director - firstname.lastname@example.org
Matthew joined ChesMRC as Director in September of 2012 after having spent 13 years working and living in rural Guatemala. He brings a unique point of view concerning the problems and issues that the immigrant community on the Eastern Shore is facing and has a long record of helping those most in need. His accomplishments in Guatemala include recruiting and training over 1,000 international volunteers; managing a 150-acre ecological reserve; building and managing a community library; and developing educational programs focusing on natural resource management.
Matthew has a bachelor’s degree in Forest Science from Penn State University, is an Eagle Scout and served in the Peace Corps (1999-2001).
Director of Administration & Finance - email@example.com
As Director of Administration & Finance, Melissa is responsible for management of the organizations operating budgets, accounts payable/receivable, payroll, human resources management, grants reporting, CAP 60 database management and general office administration. In addition, she is also responsible for the in-house marketing and development efforts. Melissa has more than 16 years of direct experience in business operations, office management and financial management.
Estela Vianey Ramirez
Hispanic Outreach Coordinator - firstname.lastname@example.org
As Hispanic Outreach Coordinator, Estela works with the Director and leadership team on implementing a wide range of informational and educational programs for both adults and children, including the Afterschool Program, health education, ESL, parent literacy, translation services and immigration legal assistance. In addition to being Girl Scout Leader for Easton Troop 1536, Estela has certifications in CPR/First Aid, Community Health Work Core Training, Chronic Self Disease Management and Stress Management.
Afterschool Site Coordinator - email@example.com
Ron coordinates all aspects of the afterschool programs related to facilities, enrichment activities, supplies, community relations, student registration and paperwork related to 21st Century Grant. He also functions as an EES administration liaison and creates a management partnership with the Academic Coordinator to support successful academic operations.
Afterschool Academic Coordinator - firstname.lastname@example.org
Carolyn coordinates all aspects of the data related to the afterschool program's 21st Century Grant. This includes reviewing all students' individual files and extracting scores and information to ensure that lesson plans are attending the academic needs of the students. Carolyn works closely with the academic teachers and the ChesMRC evaluator to ensure all data is properly recorded and easily tracked to monitor the success of the afterschool program participants.