Ms. Deborah Antoine is responsible for Human Capital, Public Relations, Community Engagement and the Technology Department. She has 30+ years of experience as a Director of Education, school principal, fine arts coordinator and orchestra teacher in urban and rural school districts. Ms. Antoine has consistently integrated technology in arts and music education and coached teachers to improve their instructional capacity. She has professionally developed teachers from Haiti in a United States Information Service program hosted by Harris-Stowe State University in St. Louis, MO. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Music Education and a Master of Arts degree in Secondary Education from Sam Houston State University in Huntsville, TX. Ms. Antoine earned a Master of Arts in School Administration from Lindenwood University in St. Charles, MO. Ms. Antoine’s career has included learning organizations in the states of TX, NY and MO and the country of Haiti. She speaks three languages and plays the violin and piano.
Chief of Staff
Ms. Cheryl Peoples is responsible for all financial activity such as payroll, accounts payable, purchasing, fixed assets, budgets and financial statements. She also has the responsibility of Child Nutrition, Transportation, and Maintenance. Ms. Peoples has over 30 years of experience as a Director of Accounting and Finance, Chief Financial Officer, and Chief of Fiscal Operations. Ms. Peoples has consistently used financial data to help support all student activities such as teaching and learning, athletics, and other extracurricular activities. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree with a concentration in Accounting from Texas Southern University in Houston, Texas, a Master of Science degree in Accounting from the University of Houston, and she is a Certified Public Accountant.
Chief of Finance and Operations