Shenette Gray is the Managing Director of Isles Youth Institute. She spent several years in city government helping to resolve quality of life issues and ensured that the citizen’s voice was heard. After leaving city government, she returned to education. Shenette has held leadership positions within several charter and public schools, responsible for managing the daily operations of the school and ensured that all students received an outstanding education. In her role, she provided conceptual guidance, vision and direction to the school’s entire instructional staff.
Shenette is a native of Chicago, Illinois where she attended some of Chicago’s finest public schools. She received her B.A. in Accounting from Hampton University and shortly after graduating; she joined Teach For America and taught first and second grades in Washington D.C. Shenette received her MBA from the University of Maryland.
She enjoys spending time with family and friends.