The College and Career Planning team (CCPT) transforms NYC high schools and creates system-wide change by removing barriers, supporting staff, and building partnerships to expand postsecondary access and success for all students. CCPT is within the Office of Postsecondary Readiness (OPSR), New York City Department of Education.


Allison Burke
Allison Burke,
Planning Manager



Marisa Castillo,
Planning Manager



Irlene Charestin,
Program Coordinator of Capacity Building



Denise Copeland,
Planning Manager



John Foley-Murphy,
Senior Director of Capacity Building



Norma Feriz-Gordon,
Planning Manager



Jennifer Grunin,
Planning Manager



Kimberly Hall,
Planning Manager



Raymond Johnson,
Planning Manager



Fiona Mulcahy,
Planning Manager



Simone Mikolich,
Planning Manager



Zee Santiago,
Planning Manager



Joshua Steckel,
Senior Planning Manager



Kirsten Harris,
Director College Readiness Supports



Katie Taylor, LINCT
College Readiness Program Manager



Kaity Modesto,
Communications Manager



Maggie Read,
Director of Postsecondary Readiness Programs



Melanie Mac,
Executive Director, College and Career Planning



Jon Quintanilla,
Director of Postsecondary Planning Strategy



Stephen Anderson,
Director of Strategic Partnerships



Candice Horton,
Operations Manager