Our Team


Jonathan Cetel

Director of External Affairs

Jon is a former community organizer and non-profit leader.  Jon served most recently as the founding executive director of PennCAN, a statewide education advocacy organization.  He holds a B.A in History and an MA in Secondary Education from the University of Pennsylvania.


Naeha Dean

Executive Director

Naeha is a former educator and district administrator. Naeha served most recently as Chief of Staff at the Camden City School District. She holds a B.A. in Economics from Yale University and a J.D. from the University of Pennsylvania Law School.


Jonathan Garr

Director of School Investments

Jonathan is a former teacher and school administrator. Jonathan served most recently as a Professional Development Implementation Specialist with Great Minds, a nonprofit curriculum provider. He holds an A.B. in English Literature from Washington University in St. Louis and a Teaching Certificate from the University of Pennsylvania.