Director of Youth Development Erin is a Certified Reading Specialist with a Master's Degree in reading. She and her husband, Michael, have two kids, Yuri and Kye. She enjoys running, kettlebell and bowling.
Beyond School Coordinator Originally from Indianapolis, Amber moved to St. Louis and fell in love with the city. She enjoys mentoring children and helping them grow at Mission: St. Louis. Amber also loves living life with her husband, writing, drinking coffee and hosting board game marathons.
Beyond School Coordinator Gabrielle has a Bachelor of Fine Arts in painting from Washington University in St. Louis. She enjoys road trips, wandering through art museums, reading, public transit and spending time with her sisters.
Beyond School Liaison ACM-St. Louis College Prep Jenny has a dual degree in Secondary Education and English. She is the Missouri State Representative for ALAN, Assembly on Literature for Adolescents of NCTE. Jenny's passion is English education and is eager to be an agent of change in her scholar's lives and in the education system. She is recently married and just moved into her first home. She is only slightly obsessed with books, her dog, and earning R.O.C.K.S. points.
Success Coach ACM-St. Louis College Prep Haleemah is currently attending Forest Park Community College for nursing. She loves painting and playing with her dog, Birdy. She also enjoys reading while drinking espresso and eating cheesecake.
Success Coach ACM-The Spanish School Kayla received her bachelor's degree in educational studies from the University of Missouri-St. Louis and plans to work for M:STL until retirement. Her favorite things: Jesus, Mr. Kitty, New Girl, and giant spring rolls from Lona's.
Success Coach ACM-St. Louis College Prep Michelle Le is currently a Beyond School Success Coach for 9th grade, and a recent graduate of Drake University. She graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education. She is from St. Louis, and most of her family is stationed in St. Louis as well. Michelle enjoys sightseeing around St. Louis and other parts of Missouri, binging on current tv show obsessions, and trying exotic foods.
Success Coach ACM-St. Louis College Prep Kellie recently graduated from Xavier University of Louisiana receiving her Bachelors of Science in psychology. Kellie is a lifelong St. Louisan who sings in her church choir, rattles the lives of her unsuspecting teenage church members and is an avid volleyball fan. When she is not couch coaching a volleyball game, Kellie is expanding her love of all things chicken-chicken tacos, chicken ravioli, chicken sausage, etc.
Success Coach ACM-The Spanish School Jasmine is pursuing her bachelor's degree in elementary education. She hopes to teach third grade in urban schools. She is the oldest out of six children!
Success Coach ACM-The Spanish School Matthew Whitney works at Beyond School as a 5th grade Success Coach. He has a Master's of Public Health - Global Health from Saint Louis University. Other than service and health he enjoys music and meeting new people.