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Executive Committee


 Amy Pratt, DVM,

Founder & President 

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  • BS, Animal Science, University of Rhode Island with a minor in Chemistry 
  • DVM, Tufts University, School of Veterinary Medicine
  • Owner of West Greenwich Animal Hospital
  • Committees: Facilities, Chair, Academic Standards, Governance, Personnel and Development 

Mary Jane Sorrentino,

Vice President

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  • BA, Fordham University in Art History and American Studies
  • MA from George Washington University in Museum Studies 
  • MS from Antioch University in Environmental Studies
  • Committees: Governance and Personnel, Co-Chair and Development


 Leslie Walaska Baxter, Secretary

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  • BA History and Political Science, Marquette University 
  • MA Concentration in Comparative Politics
  • Currently a Teacher's Assistant, Warwick, RI public schools
  • Currently a Director on the RI Youth Theater Board
  • Freelance author and Copy Editor, Warwick, RI
  • Parent of an alumni of TGS
  • Committees:  Academic Standards, Development

Dominique King, CPA, MBA, Treasurer

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  • Over 18 years of experience in public accounting, specializing in audit and financial reporting
  • BS, Providence College
  • MA Babson College
  • Member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Rhode Island Society of Certified Public Accountants
  • Committees:  Finance, Chair and Facilities 

Board Members


Paul E. Morse

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  • BA, Geography and Marine Affairs, University of RI
  • Founder and President BrokerNetUSA
  • Wholesale Insurance Brokerage Warwick, RI
  • Owner and Captain Schooner Tree of Life, Newport RI
  • Committees:  Finance and Facilities


 Stacey Boulmetis

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  • BS Technical Communication, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
  • ME Concentration in Counseling/Higher Education Administration, College of St. Rose  
  • Launch Program Manager Secure Power, Scheider Electric 
  • Parent of a Senior student at TGS
  • Active Parent leader at TGS
  • Committee:  Governance and Personnel, Wellness Committee, Chair 


Sheila Bautista

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  • BA ,Political Science and BS in Human Development and Family Studies, URI
  • Youth Program Coordinator at Providence Promise
  • Brown University Graduate Student
  • Self Published Author of 2 books
  • Served as a student intern for Senator Jack Reeds office
  • Served as a URI Orientation Leader
  • TGS Alumna class of 2017
  • Committees:  Development, Chair







Richard D. West 

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  • Rear Admiral, U.S. Navy, retired
  • BS Math and Chemistry, University of Rochester
  • MS in Business Management, Salve Regina University
  • MS in International Strategic Studies, US Naval War College
  • MS in Acquisition Program Management from the National Defense University
  • Committees: Governance, Co-Chair and Personnel


Piedade Lemos

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  • BA, Rhode Island College
  • Spanish Literature and Advanced Grammar: University of Salamanca, Spain
  • Masters in Educational Leadership: Rhode Island College
  • Certificate of Advanced Graduate Studies: University of Johnson & Wales
    Ed. D. Policy and Reform (pending)
  • 21 + years educational experience in urban public education
  • World Language Department Chair/ Teacher Leader
  • College Board Certified Teacher AP Spanish Literature and Language/ Culture
  • Director of Cranston Portuguese School
  • Board of Directors: Rhode Island Foreign Language Association
  • RIDE- Member of Strategic Plan  (2015-2020)
  • Principal Residency Network
  • Committees: Academic Standards, Chair