Core Leaders

Projects and Past Posts


Natalie Rebentisch  Lead Project Strategist

Anti-Defamation League No Place for Hate Project • EL Education • Great Minds • Harvard  Democratic Knowledge Project •  UnboundED • American Institutes for Research K-12 English language arts formative and summative assessments


Robin Blackshire  Lead Content Style Strategist

Core Knowledge Foundation • Great Minds Wit & Wisdom • EL Education • HITN Learning • UnboundED • Plow & Hearth


Elena Hallen  Lead Design Strategist

Core Knowledge Foundation • Great Minds Wit & Wisdom • EL Education K-8 • Great Minds Geodes • Open Up Resources


Landon Wilkins, M.Ed.  Content & Production Coordinator  |  Inclusion & Diversity Specialist 

Anti-Defamation League No Place for Hate Project • Great Minds Professional Development Sessions • EL Education Grades 6-8 • HITN Learning


Chris Brasted  Chief Strategist

Great Minds Wit and Wisdom • EL Education • Core Knowledge Foundation Language Arts • HITN Learning • Open Up Resources • Silverchair Information Systems • Plow & Hearth / • SNL Financial News • The Corridor Magazine • Star Refining, London • • • International Institute for Management Development, Lausanne, Switzerland •  Central Virginia Newspapers, Inc.


Eleni Birhane  Production Assistant

EL Education • Great Minds PhD Science • Office of International Programs College of St. Scholastica



Egidijus Paurys  Project Management Strategist

Fine Lines Editing • EL Education • Great Minds Wit & Wisdom • Great Minds PhD Science • HITN Learning • Silverchair Information Systems • SNL Financial • New England Culinary Institute


Jody Knowles  Employee Engagement Strategist

Six3 Intelligence Solutions • University of VA HR Consultant • SNL Financial • Wintergreen Resort • Plow & Hearth • PartyLine • •



Legacy Leaders

Great stewards built the Scribe Tribe’s foundation of excellence through projects large and small. Their leadership is in the DNA of everything we do.


Jenny Paurys  Editorial Strategist

Fine Lines Editing • Great Minds Language Arts • Core Knowledge Language Arts • Our Local Commons • SNL Financial News • New England Culinary Institute • The Daily Iowan • Photo Credit


Molly Lapekas  Project Coordination Strategist

Silverchair Information Systems • Great Minds KIPP-Wheatley Text Studies • Easton and Porter • PartyLine • Color Tomorrow


Jim Fina  Publishing Project Management Strategist
Great Minds English Language Arts • Scholastic • McGraw-Hill • Visa (mobile and knowledge management groups) • Kaplan Higher Education • Amplify Education / Core Knowledge Language Arts • Action Math Group LTD • NBA Math Hoops



Lynn Newhouse  Business Process Strategist
Reach Analytics, LLC (DRMA) • Silverchair Information Systems • Foreign Policy Magazine • American Girl • SNL Financial • Becoming Family Magazine • DMRA: Database Management Research + Analytics