Community Relations Director – Open Sky Education, Inc. – St. Louis, MO
Natina Hopson is the Community Relations Director for Open Sky Education in St. Louis, MO. She previously served as the Recruitment and Enrollment Coordinator for EAGLE College Preparatory Schools in St. Louis. She has 17 years of community engagement experience working in full-time positions with Mercedes-Benz, Lexus and US Bank. She has worked with several school districts in the region providing business development with Ever-Appropriate Etiquette Institute.
A native of St. Louis, Natina continues to grow in the community by actively building relationships with community leaders, businesses and churches. As an involved parent of an honors student, she is always learning new information that will enhance her ability to continue to serve our communities.
Regional Director of Operations – EAGLE College Preparatory Schools – St. Louis, MO
Antionette began her second career in education with EAGLE College Preparatory schools in 2016. Previously she served the City of St. Louis and various business organizations in the field of Graphic Design, Marketing, and Corporate Communications.
She received her Bachelors degree in Visual Communication from Truman State University. She holds a Master of Educational Technology, as well as Online Teaching and Learning, and Science Teaching Certifications. Antionette considers it her calling to serve her community in education and not simply a vocation, and is excited to grow with EAGLE!
Regional Business Manager – EAGLE College Preparatory Schools – St. Louis, MO.
Denise Blanchard is the Regional Business Manager for EAGLE College Preparatory Schools in St. Louis. She has served the educational arena in some form for the past 25 years. She has been an active parent, winning the PTA Presidential campaign for several consecutive years before moving into a full-time position with Sodexho at St. Louis Public Schools. After serving Sodexho she continued to grow in the community by building relationships with community businesses and even some churches. She has worked with several school districts in St. Louis as a Contract Compliance Officer, Operations Director, Finance Manager, and Human Resources Director.
She is now an active grandmother of 4 and still enjoys learning new skills that will enhance her ability to continue to serve our communities. She has mentored several students, some of whom have moved on to successful political careers. A native of St. Louis, she has decided to continue sharing her gifts and talents, serving the City of St. Louis by way of EAGLE College Prep as St. Louis’ Regional Business Manager.
Regional Learning Support Compliance Manager, McKinney Vento Liason & Foster Point of Contact – EAGLE College Preparatory Schools – St. Louis, MO
Nicole served as Founding Physical Education and Learning Support Teacher at EAGLE Fox Park. In her current role, she was a founding team member of EAGLE Tower Grove EAST and Gravois Park. She has recently graduated from Webster University with a Master of Arts in School Psychology. As Regional Learning Support Compliance Manager for EAGLE, she will be able to share her knowledge and experiences to best support all scholars.
For questions or concerns around McKinney Vento, Special Education, Foster families or Federal Programming, please contact Nicole at (314)202-0301 or at firstname.lastname@example.org