Lisa Miller

Lisa Miller has been with deaeyc since March 2018. Her previous experience spans from teaching college-level to assessing developmental growth of young children up to age 18. She is a lifelong learner and hopes that her passion for learning, education, and advocacy can inspire the workforce and the community.

Lisa can be reached at

Samantha Reynolds

Programs Assistant

Raised in Elkton, Maryland, Samantha Reynolds has always been surrounded by strong and inspiring teachers and believes that education is the key to success. Before joining the deaeyc team in 2018, Samantha has worked with children in some sort of capacity for 13 years, from summer camp head counselor to children’s director at a large church. She is passionate to help advocate for quality and equity within the Delaware education system. Now located in Newark, she enjoys spending her free time outdoors with her fiancé and their blue pit, Ceaser.

Samantha can be reached at

Emilia Mackey
Financial Coordinator

Emilia Mackey is the Financial Coordinator for deaeyc and has been providing professionally managed financial services to the organization since 2013.  Emilia supports management and the board of directors, manages the day-to-day financial operations of the organization, and provides timely and accurate information so the organization has the ability carry out its mission to its fullest capacity.

Emilia has enjoyed being a part of deaeyc’s growth over the last eight years.

Emilia can be reached at

Board of Directors Executive Committee

Lucinda Ross (Past President) || Jamie Schneider (President) || Kim Bryda (Vice President) || Phyllis Roland (Secretary) ||Sean Toner (Treasurer)