Our dedicated and enthusiastic staff love working with students individually to help them meet their individual goals.


Open Positions:

Reading Intervention Program Manager


ESOL Program Manager

If you are interested, please email your resume and cover letter to penny@clctnedu.org

Penny Aronson

Executive Director

Need Penny's help? Reach out to her via email!

Dawn Eichhorn

Administrative Asst. & Data Specialist 

Dawn wears a lot of hats at the CLC. She is our IT support, database guidance, scheduling, and general cape-wearing superhero when other staff members yell, “help!” Dawn’s administrative background has prepared her to help with all things office-y and gifted her with immeasurable patience.

No need to use a bat signal -- you can email Dawn for any help you need!

Pam Demato

Reading Intervention Manager 

As a Certified Dyslexia Practitioner, Pam has a list of resources that the CLC can rely on when she recognizes hidden learning challenges in students who are struggling. As a hockey fan, Pam helps students keep their head up high by providing them with reassurance and a playbook for their future. 


Pam is always available by email.

Liz Newsom
ESOL Program Manager
Liz is a fluent Mandarin Chinese speaker with Intermediate Spanish speaking skills. She has lived in China working as a digital marketer and teacher. Liz has a passion for linguistics and teaching students to build their English communication skills. We are excited to have her!
Celeste Riley 
Intensive Summer English Program Teacher
Mrs. Riley is a heritage Spanish speaker who was born in Queens, NY. She has interpreted for migrant workers in both NC and Guatemala. She has taught for ESOL programs at Kirby Woods BC, Germantown, Southwest T.C.C. and now for Spanish K-5 at East Academy.  We are excited to see her share her passion and enthusiasm for language teaching as well as look forward to seeing her graduate soon from the University of Memphis with a B.A. in Spanish and E.S.L. She wants you to know, ¡Si se puede!
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