After 8 years Hope took a position with Communities In Schools of Hampton Roads (CISofHR) and worked through a partnership with the public-schools throughout Hampton Roads. Passionate about youth excelling in life, the move to the school setting was a natural fit.
She has over 20 years of experience in the business management field, including finance, payroll, and human resources. Additionally, she has over 10 years of teaching experience in a wide array of
business, accounting, finance, and career development courses and has held administrative roles as the Business Program Coordinator, and Campus Director of Education.
Adena Conwell is a graduate of Norfolk State University. She earned a Bachelor of Science degree in General Business with a concentration in Marketing, Adena later earned a Master of Arts in Community Counseling in 2019. Adena is a License Resident in Counseling and a Qualified Mental Health Professional.