banner photo: Secretary of State Nellie Gorbea at the State House with JA Job Shadow students from Central Falls High School during Education Awareness Week in 2016.

Agenda

Monday, April 3, 2017

Mock Legislative Session
State House Tour
Education Awareness Week Proclamation Ceremony
JA Job Shadow Program

Participating Schools

Central Falls High School | Central Falls, RI
Central High School | Providence, RI

State Officials Participating in JA Job Shadow

The Honorable Gina Raimondo | Governor
The Honorable Daniel McKee | Lt. Governor
The Honorable Nellie Gorbea | Secretary of State
The Honorable Peter Kilmartin | Attorney General
The Honorable Seth Magaziner  | General Treasurer

Community Leaders - Guests

Mr. Victor Capellan | Superintendent, Central Falls School Department
Col. Hugh T. Clements, Jr. | Providence Police Department
The Honorable James Diossa | Mayor, City of Central Falls
Mr. Steven Kitchin | VP, Corporate Education & Training, New England Institute of Technology and Chairman, Education Committee, Junior Achievement of Rhode Island
Mr. Christopher Maher | Superintendent, Providence Public Schools
Mr. Richard Simone III | President, EGN LLC and Member, Board of Directors, Junior Achievement of Rhode Island
Ms. Heather Singleton | Chief Operating Officer, RI Hospitality Association
Mr. Neil Steinberg | President, Rhode Island Foundation
Ms. Sheri Sweitzer | Founding Chair, Teach For America - Rhode Island
Mr. Kevin Tracy | Senior VP/Market Executive, Bank of America and Chairman of the Board, Junior Achievement of Rhode Island
Mr. Earnest Cox | Supervisor of Advanced Academics, Fine Arts & World Languages. Providence Public School Department


Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Guest Lessons in TFA Corps Member Classrooms

Participating Schools

Trinity Academy for the Performing Arts | Providence, RI
Blackstone Valley Prep Elementary School 1 | Cumberland, RI

Community Leaders - Classroom volunteers

Lee Lewis | President, Junior Achievement of Rhode Island
Spencer Dickinson | Education Consultant


Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Guest Lessons in TFA Corps Member Classrooms

Participating School

Blackstone Valley Prep Elementary School 1 | Cumberland, RI

Community Leader - Classroom volunteer

Kara Milner | Education Advocate


Thursday, April 6, 2017

JA Leaders Day

Participating School

George J. West Elementary School | Providence

Community Leaders - Classroom volunteers

Ms. Ashlee Accetta | Community Relations Manager, Fidelity Investments
The Honorable Scott Avedisian | Mayor, City of Warwick
Mr. Frank Casale | Regional Vice President, TD Bank
Ms. Michele Cinquegrano | Regional Director, Government Affairs, Verizon
Col. Hugh Clements, Jr. | Chief, Providence Police Department
Ms. Barbara Cottam | EVP, RI Market Executive & Head of Corporate Affairs, Citizens Bank
The Honorable James Diossa | Mayor, City of Central Falls
The Honorable Jorge Elorza | Mayor, City of Providence
Ms. Kristin Fraser | Managing Partner, KPMG
Ms. Kristine Frech | Executive Director, Teach For America - Rhode Island
The Honorable Allan Fung | Mayor, City of Cranston
Ms. Heather Hudson | Executive Director, Governor's Workforce Board
Mr. Scott Jensen | Director, Rhode Island Department of Labor & Training
The Honorable Charles Lombardi | Mayor, Town of North Providence
Ms. Nicki Maher | Senior Vice President, Community & Culture, Alex and Ani
The Honorable Daniel McKee | Lt. Governor
Mr. Marc Paulhus | President - Rhode Island Market, Citizens Bank
Ms. Heather Singleton | Chief Operating Officer, RI Hospitality Association
Ms. Lauren Slocum | President & CEO, Central Rhode Island Chamber of Commerce
Ms. Karen Warfield | Community Relations Manager, Textron, Inc.
Ms. Laurie White | President & CEO, Greater Providence Chamber of Commerce

JA Board of Directors - Classroom Volunteers

Mr. Craig Bilodeau | Partner, Sansiveri, Kimball & Co. LLP
Ms. Suzanne Carmody | Senior Vice President, Head of Technology Sourcing, Citizens Bank
Ms. Sherri Carrera | Account Manager, GLAD WORKS
Mr. Adam Compton | Director of Strategic Marketing, Schneider Electric
Mr. Robert A. D'Amico II | Managing Partner, D'Amico-Burchfield LLP
Mr. Peter DiFilippo | Sr. Lender, Restaurant Franchise Division, TD Bank
Mr. Mitchell Edwards, Esq. | Partner, Hinckley Allen & Snyder LLP
Mr. David Ferreira | Vice President/Relationship Manager | TD Bank
Mr. Daniel Hagerty | Senior Vice President/Market Manager, Citizens Bank
Mr. Steven Kitchin | VP, Corporate Education & Training, New England Institute of Technology
Mr. Scott Lajoie | Vice President, Commercial Lending, BankRI
Mr. Lee Lewis | President, Junior Achievement of Rhode Island
Mr. Jamison Miller | Financial Analyst, The DeMarco Group, Merrill Lynch Wealth Management
Ms. Janet Raymond | Senior Vice President of Economic Development, Greater Providence Chamber of Commerce
Mr. Richard V. Simone III | President, EGN LLC
Mr. Eric Turner | Partner, KPMG


Friday, April 7, 2017

Congressional Leaders Day

Students from TFA Corps members classes will participate in the JA $mart Consumer Finance game with the help of local leaders.

Participating School

Governor Christopher Del Sesto Middle School | Providence

Congressional Leaders

The Honorable James Langevin | U.S. Congressman, Rhode Island - 2nd District
The Honorable Jack Reed | U.S. Senator, Rhode Island

Community Leaders

Col. Hugh T. Clements, Jr. | Providence Police Department
Mr. Robert A. D'Amico II | Managing Partner, D'Amico-Burchfield LLP
Ms. Kristine Frech | Executive Director, Teach For America - Rhode Island
Mr. Steven Kitchin | VP, Corporate Education & Training, New England Institute of Technology and Chairman, Education Committee, Junior Achievement of Rhode Island
Mr. Lee Lewis | President, Junior Achievement of Rhode Island
Mr. Christopher Maher | Superintendent, Providence Public Schools
Mr. Michael Northup | Manager of Teacher Leadership Development, Teach For America
Ms. Sheri Sweitzer | Founding Chair, Teach For America - Rhode Island