Learning Team

Meet the people who steward the Remake Learning network.


Team members provide direct support to network members, lead programs and working groups, and keep the network running day-to-day.

Yu-Ling Cheng

Remake Learning Days Co-Producer

Ryan Coon

Communications Co-Director

Arielle Evans

Communications Co-Director

A head-and-shoulders portrait of Sylvester Hanner
Sylvester Hanner

CSO Coordinator

Kirk Holbrook

Pittsburgh Regional STE(A)M Ecosystem Lead

Stephanie Lewis

Director of Relationships

Anne Olson

Personalized Learning Working Group Co-Lead

Lori Phillips

Personalized Learning Working Group Co-Lead

Tyler Samstag

Executive Director

Nick Schiner

Maker Learning Collaborative Lead

LaTrenda Leonard Sherrill

Working Group Strategist

Dorie Taylor

Remake Learning Days Co-Producer


Leaders representing the key components of the Pittsburgh learning ecosystem: K–12 Education, Out-of-School Time, Higher Education, Philanthropy, and the Private Sector.

Gregg Behr

The Grable Foundation

Melanie Claxton

Claude Worthington Benedum Foundation

Dr. Roger Davis

Community College of Beaver County
Higher Education

Kevin Jenkins

Manchester Bidwell Corporation
Out-of-School Time

Dr. Caroline Johns

Northgate School District
PreK-12 Education

Dr. Todd Keruskin

McGraw Hill
Private Sector