President & CEO
Russ E. Williams, Jr. was appointed President and CEO of Center City Public Charter Schools in April 2013, after serving in leadership and teaching roles in Washington, DC charter schools for more than 15 years.
2020 – 2021 Board Members
The Board of Directors is the governing body for Center City Public Charter Schools.
We are fortunate to have a diverse and committed group of individuals who bring their perspectives and skills from different sectors to support our scholars and help build a sustainable future for our organization.
- Lydia Adelfio
- Jerenze Campbell
- Gretchen Guffy
- Betsy Hanlon
- Margaret Horn
- Roneal Josephs
- Art Moran
- Thomas O’Hara
- Neville Waters
- JD Wilde
Jeffrey D. Wilde is a Managing Partner at Omicelo, LLC, where he oversees acquisitions and asset management. Omicelo is a mission-based real estate investment firm tasked with improving the lives of community members in low to moderate income areas by providing safe and affordable housing along with necessary services to catalyze wholesale economic change. Prior to Omicelo, JD was a Vice President in US Real Estate at The Carlyle Group, where he managed real estate funds and led various housing research projects. As part of the research projects, he developed econometric models to analyze supply and demand imbalances and quantify investment opportunities throughout the US. In addition, he has held various positions in the financial industry ranging from investment management to financial consultant. Mr. Wilde holds bachelor’s degrees in mathematics and statistics from Pennsylvania State University and a master’s degree in statistics from Purdue University. He lives in the DC area with his wife and two children.
Additional Board of Directors Information
- Board of Directors Meeting Schedule
- Board of Directors Approved Meeting Minutes
- Board of Directors Contact Information