Director of Operations
Tenille Faria joins LEEP Academy with five years of educational operations experience, and six additional years of facilities
management and HVAC management experience. Having served as an Assistant Principal of Operations at Ascend Charter
School, Tenille has worked to improve and systemize operations to support the needs of all students, both in and out of the
classroom. A tenacious, creative and gracious leader, she manages the operations team, the Student Support Team, and oversees the After
School Programming at LEEP. Tenille is a graduate of Binghamton University with a double major in Political Science and
Anthropology, and is currently pursuing a Masters Degree at New York University in the Mental Health, Counseling & Wellness program
to support childhood development. Her mission is to support our students at LEEP by providing them with the tools to succeed.