Who We Are

Meet our team


Raymond Read

Raymond Read

Boys Program Director

Year started at PM

2022

Hometown & State

East Harlem, NY

Favorite event/activity

I am a boxing aficionado. I love the grit, and discipline it takes to test another’s will to win.

Something you are proud of

I’m grateful to have the unique opportunity to transform the mindset of some of our next leaders in the world, work that is truly impactful.


Paola Agudelo

Paola Agudelo

Fund Development Associate

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Eric Beriguete

Eric Beriguete

College and Career Readiness Program Director

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Breya Boddie

Breya Boddie

Girls Program Director

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Christine Elstein

Christine Elstein

Director of Development

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Dawn Ewing

Dawn Ewing

Executive Director

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Shanna Gumaer

Shanna Gumaer

Chief Operating Officer

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Deb C. Jones

Deb C. Jones

Associate Director, Camp and School Year Programs

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Shanice Maxwell

Shanice Maxwell

Bridge Year Coordinator

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Raymond Read

Raymond Read

Boys Program Director

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Deborah Shepard

Deborah Shepard

Coordinator of Finance and Administration

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