Our Team

Meet our core team of dedicated professionals who collectively, have over 50 years of experience in education and youth development. 


 Mr. Kevin L. Barnes, Jr. Executive Director

Mr. Kevin L. Barnes, Jr.
Executive Director

  • Over eight years of directing and coordinating summer programing at Xavier University, St. Augustine High School and Pleasant Zion
  • Programing development framework has won awards and is currently being used by other enrichment programs
 Mr. Quay Brisco  Director of Teen Programming

Mr. Quay Brisco
Director of Teen Programming

  • Over 15 years of teaching in Louisiana and current Teacher of the Year for St. Tammy Parish
  • Holds a Masters in Educational Leadership and Teaching and Curriculum and a principal leadership certificate from the state of Louisiana 
 Mr. Logan Perkins  Director of Youth Programming

Mr. Logan Perkins
Director of Youth Programming

  • Over six years of youth development experience in New Orleans
  • With his Masters in Clinical Mental, he uses his expertise to provide strong behavioral support to staff, participants and families

 

 Ms. Beverly Barquet  Curriculum Coordinator

Ms. Beverly Barquet
Curriculum Coordinator

  • Former Engineer and Teacher with almost 30 years’ experience teaching and building curriculum for students in New Orleans
  • Has built technology based curriculum for multiple school districts in the state of Louisiana