Meet Our Team

The youth who are reimagining what Philadelphia Public Schools look like.

the people behind urbed


Board of Directors

Our Board of Directors is a body of individuals who are activist in their field and believe in the work that UrbEd Inc. continues to do.
Sterling Grimes, Chair
Teach For America
Dr. Juwan Bennett
Temple University
Sam Merkt, Vice Chair
Isonoma Foundation
Dan O’Brien
Timothy Welbeck, Esq., Policy Chair
Anthony Phillips
Youth Action Inc.,
Dr. Alexandria Anderson-Johnson, Secretary
KIPP Philadelphia
Carmel Brown
Color Vintage
Brandon Archer, Ex-Officio
Co-Executive Director
Dante Austin, Director Emeritus
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We are leading a movement today.

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