Leadership Team

Drine Paul 

Executive Director

Email Drine: dpaul@breakthroughprovidence.org


Our Team

Jeronima Nix

College Bound Program Manager

Email Jeronima: nnix@breakthroughprovidence.org


Our Team

Genevieve Medina 

Middle School Program Manager

Email Genevieve


      Student Interns

Andres Heredia  

Middle School Program Coordinator 

Email Andres

      Student Interns

Carlos Tejada

Recruitment Coordinator

Email Carlos

      Student Interns

Natalia Alzate

College Bound Program Coordinator

Email Natalia

      Student Interns

Amira Tanbakji

Communications & Marketing Coordinator

Email Amira

Advisory Council 2021 – 2022

Dacia Read, Senior Director, Regulatory & Government Affairs

Nicole Arias, Office of RI Attorney General

Stephen Schweich, Managing Director, Mooreland Partners

Abby Stranahan 

Allison Gaines Pell, Head of School, The Wheeler School


Advisory Council 2020-2021

Michele Sczerbinski Diaz, Senior Director of Philanthropy & Engagement, the Wheeler School

Mark Harris, Director, Aerie Program Wheeler School

William Prescott, Former Head of School, Wheeler School

Young Un, Head of Strategic Innovation and N-8 Divisions

Julia Rafal-Baer, ILO Group