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Great ideas need great people to power them. Meet the staff behind NYCAN: experts in their crafts who know that great schools really do change everything.

Executive Director

Derrell Bradford
Derrell assumed leadership of NYCAN in 2014 after more than 12 years of working in education advocacy in New Jersey and across the country. Read more...

NYCAN Deputy Director

Ned Stanley
Ned serves as the deputy director of NYCAN after a decade of experience in education, and focuses the majority of his time on the Corps Knowledge initiative.   Read more...