Meet the Afterschool Achievement Staff

Director of Afterschool Achievement

Hi! I'm Sequena Moon Stanton. As the Director of Afterschool Achievement, I manage both YES and High Achievers which are grant sponsored programs of Georgia College. I have over 10 years of experience managing grant programs in respect to compliance, fiscal and staff management. Youth programs are my passion because I love to help people strive to reach their full potential. 
Credentials: Bachelors Business 04', Masters Public Administration 08', Educational Specialist 18'. 

Program Assistant to the High Achievers Program


Group Leader to the High Achievers Program

Courtney Butts, a former High Achiever, and a current Georgia College student, supports the team with a wide range of projects related to educational activities; administrative duties; parent engagement; youth supervision and collaborating with external partnerships.

Maliyah Finney, a former High Achiever, supports the team by creating and developing programmatic activities. 

YES Program Education Coordinators-OHMS

Desiree King is a 30 year Special Education Teacher at Oakhill Middle School.
Credentials: Bachelors of Science from Georgia College & State University and a Master’s of Education from Troy State University.

Alicia Jenkins is a certified teacher in the Baldwin School District. 

YES Program education coordinators-lva 

Chelsea Gauthier joined the YES program as a co-educational coordinator in Fall 2019. She is a school counselor at LVA.
Credentials:  Bachelor's in Psychology from Toccoa Falls College and a Masters in School Counseling from Liberty University. 

Dimitra Burney Veal joined the YES program in 2019. She is a certified teacher at OHMS.
Credentials:  Bachelor's degree in Middle Grades Education, a Master's degree in Teacher Leadership and a second Master's degree in Educational Leadership.