Leadership and Staff

The Ed Portal is a Harvard University-wide initiative run in partnership between Harvard Public Affairs & Communications and Harvard College.

In addition to the staff listed below, approximately 25 Harvard College undergraduate students, selected by Professor Robert A. Lue, serve as Ed Portal mentors over the course of the fall, spring, and summer semesters of the Ed Portal’s mentoring program.

Dr. Robert A. Lue

Faculty Director of the Harvard Ed Portal
Harvard University Professor of the Practice of Molecular and Cellular Biology
Faculty Director of HarvardX

Faculty Director of the Harvard University Derek Bok Center for Teaching and Learning

Elizabeth Asefa

Program Coordinator, Public School Partnerships
Harvard Public Affairs and Communications

Jim Barrows

Associate Director of Community Relations
Harvard Public Affairs and Communications

Meghan Bea

Assistant Director, Harvard Bridge Program
Instructor, Harvard Allston Workforce Collaborative

Kendra Butters

Assistant Director of Community Program Marketing
Harvard Public Affairs and Communications

Jason Clark

Harvard Ed Portal Coordinator
Harvard Ed Portal

Angela Fisher

HarvardX for Allston Program Manager
Harvard Ed Portal

Susan Johnson

Assistant Director for Socially Engaged Learning
Derek Bok Center for Teaching and Learning
Harvard Ed Portal

Carol Kolenik

Director, Harvard Bridge Program
Director, Harvard Allston Workforce Collaborative

Renelle Lawrence

Program Manager, Public School Partnerships
Harvard Public Affairs and Communications

Joan Matsalia

Associate Director, Public School Partnerships
Harvard Public Affairs and Communications

Libna Ramos

Public School Partnerships Staff Assistant, Harvard Ed Portal
Harvard Public Affairs and Communications

Michele Rocray

Assistant Director, Workforce Development
Harvard Ed Portal

Maile Takahashi

Director of Community Programming
Harvard Public Affairs and Communications