I graduated with an MBA from SUNY-Empire State College, a BA from Baruch College, and an AAS from TCI-College of Technology.
I am currently in a Doctoral program focusing on leadership.
I have 12+ years of non-profit professional experience.
I created NRNY Consulting, LLC in August 2014.
I'm a John C. Maxwell Certified Coach, Speaker, and Trainer.
I am a Certified Nonprofit Accounting Professional (from the FMA Institute)
I have a Coach - EVERY coach should have a coach :-)
I was born in Trinidad & Tobago and raised in Brooklyn, NY.
Jessica E. Pulley, MPA
Operations & Implementation Consultant
Jessica Pulley serves NRNY Consulting, LLC as a consultant/thought partner on program implementation and operations. A native of Pennsylvania, Jessica has called New York City home for over 10 years. Here she has grown and cultivated her professional career in education (K-12 non-profit and higher education). Jessica’s expertise lies in strategy, operations, and program implementation. Through her work at various organizations, Jessica has mastered the art of ensuring that the right strategies, systems, structures, technologies and procedures exist to ensure optimal organizational performance.
Jessica received her master's degree in Public Administration from CUNY Bernard M. Baruch College and her bachelor's degree in Political Science from Waynesburg University. Currently, Jessica serves as Director of Operations at New York University’s Wasserman Center for Career Development. In this role, Jessica leads a team responsible for program evaluation and assessment, budgeting and finance as well as systems and technology.
Isabelle Pimentel, CPA
Accounting & Finance Consultant
Isabelle Pimentel is an experienced leader with an expert ability to oversee a diverse portfolio of complex accounting responsibilities, ranging from detailed financial reporting, forecasting, large scale reconciliations, budgeting, tax preparation, internal payroll processing, as well as overseeing various accounting departments.
Isabelle Pimentel graduated from the City University of New York and is a Certified Public Accountant who has been working in accounting and finance since 2005. She enjoys using her expertise and abilities to help her clients achieve their goals. She made a career assisting various organizations maximize their bottom line by identifying inefficiencies and redundancies, streamlining processes, as well as, implementing the most updated accounting practices.
Jeanette Knotts, aPHR
Human Resources Consultant
Born and raised in Brooklyn, NY, Jeanette has always been known as an eclecticist; often using innovative ideas and methods to complete tasks. Jeanette completed her Associate's Degree in Applied Science in Business Administration and Marketing from TCI College of Technology and her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Business Management and Economics with a concentration in Human Resources from SUNY Empire State College. She has over 10 years of knowledge of the non-profit sector as well as experience in corporate operations.
Edward Morris, Jr.
Program & Strategy Consultant
Edward Morris, Jr. serves NRNY Consulting, LLC as a consultant/thought partner on program and content design. He is the Founder and President of VisionPort, LLC., which focuses on building capacity (intelligence) of leaders to effectively influence their work, teams, and spheres of operation. VisionPort, LLC. has three essential pathways of impact: Training, Strategy, and Leadership Coaching. One primary arm of VisionPort, LLC. focuses on guiding the design of small business and nonprofit leadership development programming. Ed’s leadership work extends well beyond Visionport, LLC. He is also the Vice President of Programs and Services with Branch Alliance for Educator Diversity. BranchED is currently the premiere education nonprofit that represents a national network of high impact educator prep programs at minority serving institutions (MSIs), such as Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs), Hispanic Serving Institutions (HSIs), Tribal Colleges and Asian American and Native Pacific Islander Serving Institutions. At BranchED, Ed Morris leads all programs and service provision to maximize the capacity of these MSIs to deliver high quality educator preparation through training and technical assistance.
Previously, he served in multiple Executive Director roles with New Leaders, Inc. (previously New Leaders for New Schools), which has prepared approximately 3,200 K-12 leaders across the country. At New Leaders, Ed was the national Executive Director of the organization’s Instructional Leadership (Program Strategy), Instructional Design (Professional Development), and their flagship program, Aspiring Principals Program (Leadership Program). Ed also led program strategy and professional development for LEAP Innovations, a non-profit focused on personalized learning for K-12 students. Prior to his work in nonprofit, Ed proudly served several years as an accomplished K-8 principal of one of the nation’s first widely recognized turnaround schools and a middle school teacher in Chicago. Ed has degrees from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, and National Louis University.