Staff

  NCCEP Staff

Ranjit Sidhu
President & CEO 
tel: (202) 530-1135
 

 

 

 

Juana Adaniya
Executive Assistant to the President & CEO
tel: (202) 530-1135 ext. 101
 


 

 

John R. Barker, Ph.D.
Senior Advisor
tel: (901) 487-6598
 

 

 

 

April Bell
Director of Constituent Services
tel: (202) 530-1135 ext. 122
 

 

 

 

Joseph Booth
Director, Career & College Clubs
tel: (310) 242-8870
 

 

 

 

Thomas Cech
Data Analyst
tel: (202) 530-1135 ext. 125
 

 

 

 

Alex Chough
Vice President for Government Relations
tel: (202) 530-1135 ext. 110
 

 

 

 

Meaza Gebremeskel
Controller
tel: (202) 530-1135 ext. 103
 

 

 

 

Tyrec Grooms
Program Associate
tel: (202) 530-1135 ext. 123
 

 

 

 

Katie Hill, Ph.D.
Associate Director for Government Relations
tel: (202) 530-1135 ext. 124
 

 

 

 

Alan J. Ingram, Ed.D.
Senior Advisor
tel: (405) 473-5623
 

 

 

 

Kelly Pappas
Associate Director, Career & College Clubs
tel: (310) 242-8830
 

 

 

 

Betty Paugh Ortiz
Vice President of Programs
tel: (202) 530-1135 ext. 106
 

 

 

 

Suzan Shimko
Director, Conferences 
tel: (202) 530-1135 ext. 114
 

 

 

 

Carina Soto
Associate Director, Career & College Clubs
tel: (310) 242- 8801
 

 

 

 

Chrissy Y. Tillery, Ed.D.
Vice President of Research and Evaluation
tel: (202) 530-1135 ext. 108
 

 

 

 

Nate Weigl
Research Fellow
 

GEAR UP Program Locator

Are GEAR UP services available in your state or region? You can find out by clicking on this interactive map. Here you will find where GEAR UP programs currently serve students, the size of their grants, how many students they serve and a link to their website for more information.