Staff Directory

Mrs. Debroah Mays, Head of School

Mrs. Mays, a native of Rochester, New York became Head of School for Cleveland Arts and Social Sciences Academy (CASSA) in 2007. In July of 2011, Mrs. Mays was promoted to the role of Regional Vice President for the charter school management organization that manages CASSA, which is now ACCEL Schools; however she continues in her capacity as the Head of School and instructional leader of CASSA.  She brings a wealth of colorful experiences that make her a strong Regional Vice President. She currently holds a Master’s Degree in Adult Learning and Development and a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology.  She has previously served as a School Principal and an Associate Vice President of an Employment and Training Consulting Firm.  In addition, she has taught Math and Language Arts in an urban setting.  Her expertise in areas of counseling, public relations and academic administration provides a plethora of knowledge in all aspects of leadership.  She has six years of experience counseling and advising students and parents on the academic process, six years of providing academic instruction, five years in training and development, and five years facilitating support groups for individuals of diverse backgrounds.


Mrs. Debroah Mays Regional Vice President/Head of School Administrative Corridor
Ms. Chevon Flenory Parent Liaison Administrative Corridor
Ms. Jacqueline Johnson Food Service Director/Receptionist Administrative Corridor
Ms. Michelle Person Assistant Head of School Lower Level
Mrs. Andrea Krysiak Curriculum Implementation Specialist 320
Mrs. Joan Kuhn Special Education Coordinator 217
Mrs. Karen Stubbs Kindergarten Teacher 214
Ms. Marquis Moore Instructional Assistant 214
Ms. Marissa Newman Kindergarten Teacher 213
Ms. Ciara Thomas Instructional Assistant 213
Ms. Traecy Powers 1st grade Teacher 219
Ms.  Marie Lloyd Instructional Assistant 219
Ms. Deidre Walker 1st grade Teacher 220
Ms. Kellie Poole Instructional Assistant 220
Ms. Daysha Matthews 2nd grade Teacher 228
Ms. Amber Radeff 2nd grade Teacher 235
Mr. Jeffery Burke 3rd grade Teacher 237
Ms. Kimberly Vaden 3rd grade Teacher 237
Ms. Julie Mellinger 3rd grade Teacher 238
Ms. Emma Atkinson 4th grade Teacher 313
Ms.  Anna Genova Instructional Assistant 313
Mrs. Anita English Instructional Assistant 317
Mrs. Lenora Cruz-Price 6th grade Teacher 332
Mr. Adam Bevins Middle school ELA 330
Ms. Jordan Marino Middle school Math 329
Ms. Christal Kelly Intervention Specialist 217
Mrs. Nancy Owda Intervention Specialist 335
Mrs. Valerie King Speech Pathologist 119
Mrs. Mary Pringle Title 1 211
Mr. Michael Starlin Maintenance