Director of Operations, Brilla Schools Network
We must accept infinite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.
Gisell Sierra is the director of operations for the Brilla Schools Network. She was born in the Bronx and was raised in Puerto Rico until she entered middle school and her family moved back to the Bronx. Gisell raised her family in the South Bronx and understands first hand that the success of each student is a collaborative effort that includes parent engagement to create a positive learning environment. Gisell brings over fifteen years experience in the non-profit and the private sector, including afterschool programs. Most recently, Gisell served as an operations associate at Brilla College Preparatory Elementary. As the director of operations for the Brilla Schools Network, she coaches the operations leaders at each of the schools towards excellence.
Aaron Brenner ❘ Adriana Lira ❘ Alexa Bonilla ❘ Alexandra Cohill ❘ Brett Chappell ❘ Christina Reyes ❘ Christy Mencia-Penalo ❘ Colleen Vaughn ❘ Dan Faas ❘ David Morales ❘ Dulce Salinas ❘ Elizabeth Reckart ❘ Emilia Chornay ❘ Emily Brooks ❘ Emily Gilbride ❘ Fr. Mark Haydu ❘ Gisell Sierra ❘ Isabella Gadapee ❘ Jacob Coonradt ❘ Jen Gowers ❘ Jessica Lovinsky ❘ Jolleen Wagner ❘ Juliana Odame-Labi ❘ Kayla Keller ❘ Kelly O’Brien ❘ Kelsey LaVigne ❘ Kevin Hanratty ❘ Leonard Francisco ❘ Luanne D. Zurlo ❘ Margaret Rippe ❘ Maria Valencia ❘ Mark Kreider ❘ Mary Catherine Lancaster ❘ Mary Grace Lewis ❘ Matt Salvatierra ❘ Michelle Lacouture Perry ❘ Peter Katcher ❘ Reyes Claudio ❘ Ruby Amezquita ❘ Shanelle County ❘ Stephanie Frias ❘ Stephanie Saroki de García ❘ Tess Lane ❘ Trevor Sorensen ❘ Ty Redmond ❘ William Bludgus ❘ Yeime Valle ❘