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LEAF, Inc. Professional Development Team


Vreneli G. Banks, Assistant Director for
Professional Development

E: vren@nyscoss.org
T:  (518) 694-4875

Vren is responsible for various professional development programs through LEAF, Inc. such as the Aspiring Superintendents Workshop, New Superintendents Institute, 2nd & 3rd Year Superintendents Institute, Leadership for Student Achievement, and the annual  Cabinet Conference. She also maintains the Superintendents and Cabinet Level Resource Bank and provides editorial support for the LEAF, Inc. website and for the Councilgram newsletter.

Kelly O. Masline, Senior Associate Director
and Executive Director of LEAF, Inc.
E: kelly@nyscoss.org

Twitter: @KellyMasline

T: (518) 694-4880

Contact Kelly about professional development initiatives for The Council and LEAF, Inc. She works closely with the LEAF, Inc. Board of Directors to provide professional development to school leaders and district leadership team members by offering opportunities that are relevant and affordable. She also manages grant initiatives. 

Nancy E. Wengert, LEAF, Inc. Program
Associate (Part-time)
E: nwengert@nyscoss.org
T: (518) 694-4872

Nancy coordinates and promotes LEAF’s Customized Consulting Services for school districts statewide. LEAF, Inc. offers services such as district consulting, regional retreats and customized professional development. Nancy also handles the logistical planning and coordination for the Future Superintendents’ Academy sessions; a year long program. In addition she supports the LEAF Institute for blended and online learning. 

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