Staff Listing

Sandra Bowie
Executive Director

Ayoka Wiles
Associate Executive Director

Dr. Angela Fatou Gittens
Executive Artistic Director

Renee  K. Smith
Director of Operations & Digital Strategies

Jerry Hadley
Fiscal Associate


Shenica R. Odom
In School Program Coordinator

Anthony Rosado
Ifetayo Youth Ensemble Coordinator

Uwingablye Cunningham (’08)
Rites of Passage Coordinator & College and Career Coach

Marilyn Worrell
Community Engagement Liaison

Calvin Sauveur                                                                                                              Operations Associate

Faculty Listing



Our faculty consists of highly skilled professional artists, scholars and experienced teachers, and includes published poets, former directors of music schools, artists who have exhibited at such venues as the Brooklyn Museum, and performers from such companies as Dance Theater of Harlem, Alvin Ailey, Jubilation Dance Company, and Miami City Ballet.