Terri Potrako, Executive Director
Primary responsibilities include organizational leadership, community partner outreach, strategic program development and resource development.
Terri can be reached at email@example.com
Terri holds a B.A.in Social Work from Cabrini College. She has 30 years of experience as a non-profit health care administrator and fund raiser. Terri’s expertise lies in relationship building with key community constituents and stakeholders in order to develop support for services that impact the well-being of diverse and underserved communities. This includes all aspects of program creation, executive leadership, donor development, public relations, and marketing.
Donna Dello Buono, TEFL Certified, Program Outreach Coordinator
Primary responsibilities include the development of Volunteer English Program services within the Phoenixville area. This includes direct student services, tutor recruitment, training and mentoring.
Donna can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org
Donna holds two B.A. degrees, one in English Writing/Journalism and one in English Literature, the latter for which she studied in London, England. Donna has an extensive corporate background wherein she worked closely with international co-workers for whom English was not their native language. In addition to her professional role, Donna has been a VEP tutor.
Rachel Van Tassel, MS TESOL, Program Coordinator
Primary responsibilities include direct student and tutor services, volunteer engagement, program communications, development, and data management.
Rachel can be reached at email@example.com.
Kimberly Walters, MPA, Development Associate
Primary responsibilities include expanding VEP’s strategic position with regional and national funders, grant research, proposal writing, and collaboration with the executive director to advance support for tutor and student services.
Kim can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org