We are a team of diverse, innovative leaders who are passionate about building up the Bronx by developing talent in youth and young adults by providing technical training and professional development expertise.


Jerelyn Rodriguez

Co-Founder & CEO

Joe Carrano

Co-Founder & CTO

Khalid Bennett

Office Manager / Operations Coordinator

Guessan Effi

Executive Assistant

Nickala Epps

Recruitment Coordinator

Elvis Garcia


Stephany Garcia

Director of Core Services

Andre Mack

Case Manager

Michael McCray

Web Developer

Cris Mercado

Talent Manager

Cassandra Pierre-Louis

Communications and Partnerships Manager

Saphyere Redding

Program Coordinator

Heriberto Roman

Lead instructor

Derrick Stroman

Industry Coordinator

Dionel Then

College and Career Specialist

Madeline Vera

Program Manager


Bruce Lincoln

Co-Founder, Silicon Harlem

Vice Chair

Charizma Williams

Chief Financial Officer, American Civil Liberties Union

Board Chair

Nancy Carin

Executive Director, Business Outreach Center Network

Governance Committee

Claire Godwin

Chief of Staff to the CEO, KIPP Foundation

Development Committee

Raphael Santo

Research Scientist, Telos Learning

Impact Committee

Jerelyn Rodriguez

CEO & Co-Founder, The Knowledge House


Ankur Crawford

Executive Vice President, Alger

Finance Committee

Matt Newton

Engineering Manager, Bloomberg LP

Impact and Development Committee

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