NINER UNIVERSITY SITE DIRECTOR
Tangella Stephens serves as the site director for the GEP site at Ashley Park. She is a native of Charlotte and has been with the organization for more than 20 years. She also has more than 30 years of experience working with children.
Stephens has obtained her North Carolina Early Childhood credentials and CDA and currently is enrolled at Central Piedmont Community College. She believes her destiny is to work with children because she believes that every child can be successful. Her philosophy on children is that she will make a difference in some child’s life by setting an example.
"I understand there is so much work to do, so I’m willing to roll up my selves get my hands dirty, and invest in the students," says Stephens. "To much is given, much is required."