Under One Sky After School Director

Jennifer Bombardier

School Site Director of PS 316

Nigeria Preston

Nigeria was born and raised in Brooklyn and has been working with children for over 10 years. For over seven of those years. Nigeria has been with Trail Blazers and absolutely loves being the Site Director of P.S. 316. Nigeria’s heart is filled with joy when she sees the big bright smiles of her campers and recognizes the positive changes she helps them develop each day at Trail Blazers Afterschool.

School Site Director of PS 770

Nicole McCormick

Nicole has been with Trail Blazers Under One Sky afterschool program since 2017. She has progressed through roles, including Group Leader and Team Supervisor, to now be the proud Site Director of P.S. 770. Along the way, Nicole worked at our Prospect Park Day Camp and enjoys the opportunities Trail Blazers affords her to tackle challenges and grow as a leader. She embraces her role to guide campers and staff through challenging moments and to encourage them to spend as much time in the great outdoors as possible. In addition to her work at Trail Blazers, Nicole is also pursuing a degree in Criminal Justice.

School Site Director of PS 139

Erick Mejia

Erick is a proud son of Dominican parents and a Brooklyn local. He holds a B.A. in History from SUNY Old Westbury. Eric brings years of experience from voluntary community positions as an educator and role model and from being a Group Leader at Summer Camps. Erick loves camp and embraces the opportunities Trail Blazers affords him to make a difference in the lives of young people as the Site Director at P.S. 139.

School Site Director of PS 241

Kittisha Doyle-Brens

Kitty is proud to be the Site Director at P.S. 241, having joined the program as a Group Leader in 2016. Kitty loves the opportunities Trail Blazers offers for campers to learn through outdoor play, helping them to develop team-building and self-management skills to carry into adulthood. Kitty can often be found unplugged from technology and enjoying exploring nature with her campers.

School Site Director of PS 705

Afrika Preston

Coming Soon!

School Site Director of PS BCCS

Tia Linton

Tia hails from Portland, Oregon, where she completed her B.S. in Environmental Science. Tia is now happily based in Brooklyn as the Site Director of Brighter Choice Community School (BCCS). It’s here that she embraces her two greatest passions of working with young people and encouraging a lifelong love and understanding of the environment. It is something she looks forward to doing for the whole school year and beyond.

Team Supervisor of PS 705

Britania Phillips

Bio Coming Soon!

Team Supervisor of PS 241/ PS 139

Stephanie Silva

Bio Coming Soon!

Team Supervisor of PS 770

Charlie Paul

Bio Coming Soon!

Team Supervisor of PS 316

Corey Samaroo

Bio Coming Soon!

Team Supervisor of PS 316

Deborah-Ann Callendar

Bio Coming Soon!

Program Specialist

Fran Meger

This is Fran’s first year working for Trail Blazers. Hailing from Wisconsin, she moved to New York two years ago to pursue a master’s degree in Environmental Education, which she now puts to great use in her role as Under One Sky Program Specialist. During her free time, Fran loves to travel, garden, and ride her bike. Fran shares Trail Blazer’s belief that hands-on, outdoor learning settings help children develop empathy for the natural world and for each other. She is excited to share her love of nature with others!

Chess/ Games Specialist

Josue Joseph

Bio Coming Soon!

Yoga Specialist

Javier Banks

Bio Coming Soon!

Makers Art Specialist

Grace Sheahan

Bio Coming Soon!


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