The Goodwill Excel Center Team STAFF Catherine Meloy Catherine Meloy serves as President and CEO of Goodwill of Greater Washington and the Goodwill Excel Center Adult Charter High School. Prior to joinin... STAFF Colleen Paletta Colleen Paletta serves as Goodwill of Greater Washington’s Chief Mission Services Officer. In this capacity, Colleen is responsible for the planning... STAFF Dr. Chelsea Kirk Dr. Chelsea Kirk serves as the Director at the Goodwill Excel Center (GEC). Chelsea joined GEC in 2016 as the founding Lead Humanities Instructor and... STAFF Lawrence Hopkins Lawrence Hopkins is the Manager of Student Support Services at the Goodwill Excel Center. STAFF Joe McDonald In the Fall of 2018 Mr. McDonald became the Manager of College and Career Readiness at the Goodwill Excel Center (GEC), a public charter high school f... STAFF Thomas Pengelly Thomas Pengelly is currently the Lead Humanities Instructor at the DC Goodwill Excel Center. STAFF Amina Abdul-Rahim Amina Abdul-Rahim serves as the Registrar Manager at the Goodwill Excel Center. STAFF Dawn Rhodes Dawn Rhodes is the Office Manager and one of the original members of The Washington DC, Goodwill Excel Center. This position has a great focus on recr... STAFF LaTia Taliaferro LaTia Taliaferro is the Lead Academic Success coach at the Goodwill Excel Center. STAFF VerShaun Terry VerShaun has the pleasure of serving as the Manager of Special Education for the Goodwill Excel Center - Washington. DC. STAFF Dr. Ruth Turner Dr. Ruth Turner is the Lead STEM Instructor at the Goodwill Excel Center, DC. STAFF Demetri Tyler Demetri Tyler has been the Data Performance Manager at the GEC of Washington, DC since 2018. Student Success Stories Derren Richardson shares his experience with the Goodwill Excel Center and how he got his high school diploma.