Board of Directors

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Thank you for your interest in Greenville STEM Academy.  We will be happy to answer any questions you may have about student enrollment in 2024-25 or other topics.

GPA Board of Directors

Greenville Preparatory Academy has a strong seven member Board of Directors, consisting of finance professionals, technology consultants, academicians, educators, business owners and community members. Four of the seven board members are from Greenville/Pitt County, and bring with them local experience and knowledge of the community which will assist them in setting policies.

Additionally, Greenville Preparatory Academy has developed strong ties with local leaders and residents from throughout the community, including individuals who are affiliated with businesses, non-profit and charitable organizations, education and government.

Our board members are honored to serve Greenville Preparatory Academy in our academic mission and to contribute to the quality of life in the greater Greenville/Pitt County area.

Monthly board meetings are open to the public.  They are customarily held on the final Tuesday of each month at 7:30pm.

Board Chair
George O’Garro

George O’Garro, the Board Chair, is a Private Wealth Advisor at Goldman Sachs, and advises ultra-high net worth individuals, families and institutions.  Learn more >

Director
Kenneth Walker

Kenneth Walker is a Project Manager and business consultant who specializes in building customer data platforms to help companies understand their customers and drive marketing.  Learn more >

Director
Dr. Audrey Beard

Dr. Audrey W. Beard is Dean of the School of Education at North Carolina Central University.  She has a vast amount of experience supervising faculty and staff, budget management and strategic planning. Learn more >

Director
Katie Forney

Katie Forney is a school Psychologist with Craven County schools in Vanceboro, NC, where she provides psychological services to three county schools, two high schools and one elementary school.  Learn more >

Director
Antonio Bunn

Antonio Bunn is owner and founder of Influx of Wealth, LLC, whose mission is to educate, equip, and empower individuals for success in their life, their finances, and their businesses.  Learn more >

Director
Elizabeth Blount

Elizabeth Blount is a native of Kinston, North Carolina and the Director of Planning and Development Services for the city.  Previously, she served as the lead planner of the Planning Division at the City of Greenville, Greenville, NC.  Learn more >

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Director
Bernnadette Yarborough

Bernnadette Yarborough, M.Ed. is an employee of Greenville Preparatory Academy and is responsible for implementing the Core Knowledge Curriculum, marketing and helping the school achieve its 2023-24 enrollment target.   Learn more >

Contact GSA

Thank you for your interest in Greenville STEM Academy.  We will be happy to answer any questions you may have about student enrollment in 2024-25 or other topics.