• ENDEAVOR CHARTER SCHOOL 2021-2022 BOARD OF DIRECTORS 

    Tracy DeMarco, Secretary

    Tracy joined the Endeavor Board in June 2017.  She received a B.A. in English from Duke University and a J.D. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, but she always roots for the Blue Devils.  A Wake Forest native, Tracy is a litigator in the Raleigh office of McGuireWoods LLP where she has practiced since relocating from Washington, D.C. in 2014.  Tracy lives in Wake Forest with her husband, Paul, and two sons. Tracy is glad to be a part of the Endeavor family and enjoys serving the community. 

    Chris DeRienzo

    Chris is the Chief Medical Officer at WakeMed. He relocated his family from Asheville to the Raleigh/Wake Forest area in the summer of 2020.  His three children currently attend ECS.  Chris serves on Endeavor's Governance Committee.

    Dustin Embrey

    Dustin recently relocated from Houston to Wake Forest, but has family who lives in the area. He works remotely for an enterprise software company with a focus on electronic gaming. He is excited to join and serve the ECS community.  Dustin serves on the Resource Development Committee.  

    Ashley Hicks

    Ashley joined the board in the summer of 2017. She is passionate about education and committed to life long learning. Ashley completed her Masters in Education from North Carolina Central University and holds a BS in Forensic Anthropology from Western Carolina University.  She is a licensed professional school counselor in Wake County Public School System. She also teaches English remotely to ESL students in Beijing, China. Ashley and her husband Jonathan have one daughter at ECS.

    Israa Kanfoud, Treasurer

    Israa joined Endeavor's board in July 2018. He received a BS in Finance and a Masters of Accounting (MAC) from North Carolina State University. Israa is currently an FP&A Manager at a fortune 100 company. He is originally from Morocco and has been residing in the triangle since 2001 with his spouse (Bouchra) and their two daughters.

    Kim Keith, Vice Chair

    Kim joined the board in May 2017. She is the Vice President of Youth Development with the YMCA of the Triangle. Kim holds a BS in Child Development from Meredith College. A former North Carolina Teaching Fellow, Kim taught kindergarten in the Wake County Public School System right out of college. Kim is also a member of the Junior League of Raleigh and serves on the Board of Directors for the North Carolina Center for After School Programs (NC CAP.)  

    Bill Kroll,Chair

    Bill joined the Board in May 2016.  He is an attorney with Stubbs Perdue who specializes in bankruptcy and business reorganizations.  Bill received his JD from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, a Masters in Recreation from SUNY Cortland, and a BS from St. Lawrence University. Bill and his wife, Kim, moved to Raleigh from Binghamton, NY.  Currently, they have one Endeavor graduate who is now at Leesville Road High School and two students that attend Endeavor.  Bill also serves as Secretary for his HOA and volunteers on various committees for the North Carolina Bar Association and Wake County Bar Association.  In his spare time, Bill loves to run and watch all three of his boys play soccer.  

    Jaclyn Parks

    Jaclyn joined the Endeavor Board in April 2019.  Originally from Greensboro, Jaclyn has been happy to call the Triangle home since 1996.  She is a proud Journalism School graduate from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, but found her calling in event planning and graphic design.  She is currently the Director of Home Tours & Events for the Home Builders Association of Raleigh-Wake County, but spent ten years prior to that planning weddings and other social events. She and her husband Dan have lived in Wake Forest since 2006 and have two daughters and one crazy Plott Hound (the North Carolina State Dog!). 

    David Roy

    David is the Chief Financial Officer for the North Carolina Turnpike Authority. He has a blended family of 5 children, including a 9th grader at Leesville Road High School, a rising 4th graders, 2 rising kindergarteners, and a newborn.  He is excited to support the school through membership on the Board.  David will join the Finance Committee.  

Last Modified on January 7, 2022