Board of Directors - Click images below to learn more about each member of our Board

Dr. Blidi Stemn
Executive Director


Dr. Blidi Stemn, founder and Executive Director of Education First Inc., is a full-time mathematics educator at State University of New York College at Old Westbury located on Long Island, New York. He studied in Ghana, Liberia, United Kingdom and the United States and has extensive experience in the field of education. Prior to joining the faculty at SUNY College at Old Westbury, he was a full-time faculty at Hofstra University where he taught both content and pedagogical courses. He also became the first Principal Investigator of the Robert Noyce Scholarship Program managing approximately $900,000 grant awarded by the National Science Foundation.

In addition to his full-time commitment to mathematics teacher education, his vision is to make quality education accessible to children and youths particularly those in rural and underserved communities in Liberia and the United States. He has authored several articles in mathematics education and presented at numerous national and international conferences.


Dr. T. Edwin Freeman
Development Director


Effua McGowan
Assistant Executive Director

Ms. Donna Tolliston
Director of Administration


Felecia J. Lewis
Program Director


Dr. Kim Sofronas
Dir. of Curriculum & Instruction

Mr. Dixon Butty
Assistant Chair of the Board

Mr. Absalom Wisner
PTA President

Ms. Josephine Allison
Chair of the Board

Ms. Grace Hne
Board Member

Mr. Johnson Benyan
Liberia Coordinator

Ms. Rosa Trujillo
Strategic Committee

Ms. June E. Marsh
Strategic Committee

Mr. Abu Khan
Strategic Committee


Mr. Chebo Collins
Financial Secretary of Board

Meet our School Faculty Members - These are the people on the front line, teaching and mentoring our students
Principal - Mr. Sieh Muhlenburg
Grace Hne - Pre-K Teacher / Assistant Principal Isaac Swen - K Teacher / Registrar

Mr. Joseph T. Clark - Education Coordinator
David Constance - Technology Teacher

Solomon Merriam- Pre-K Teacher
Josephine Jlogbah - Pre-K Teacher Assistant

Wleeti Allison - Matron 

Victoria Howard - Matron Assistant
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