RIPCS Advisory Council

Partner Representative
RIPCS Terese Curtin, MSW (Woonsocket)


RIPCS Carolyn Birbiglia


Child Opportunity Zone Representatives Christine Arouth (Newport/Middletown)

Patricia Brissette (Bristol-Warren)

Hannah McIntire (Providence)

Grace Swinski (Cranston)

RIDE                                     Department of Education Rosemary Reilly-Chammat, Ed.D.

HIV/AIDS, Sexuality Specialist


RI Department of Health              

Christina Batastini, Ed.M.
Adolescent School Health Program Manager

Providence Public School Department

Jael Lopes

Director of Strategic Partnerships

RIASPA                                     Afterschool Plus Alliance Elana Rosenberg                                                                         Senior Project Manager, Expanded Learning Community Investment

RI Parent Information Network          

Geraldine McPhee, Family Engagement Coordinator

Nicole Hebert, Chief Operating Officer

RI KIDS COUNT Stephanie Geller, Ed.M, Policy Analyst                                                                                                                                                                    
RI Association of School Principals Executive Director
Central Falls School Department Patricia Martinez, Family Engagement Coordinator
Parent Maria Camarena (Wakefield/Westerly)
At-large Community Peter Simon, MD, MPH, Medical Director, RI DOH (retired)
RI Certified School Nurse Teachers Linda Mendonca, President