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Jorge Santana

Executive Director

Jorge is excited to begin his second year at PACE as the Executive Director! Jorge has years of experience working with youth at non-profits in the greater Boston area and is excited to continue his work with students at PACE.

Rachel Carver

Assistant Director

Rachel is beginning her fifth year at PACE. Passionate about working with youth, Rachel's focus is on connecting what students are learning in the classroom to real world experiences through internships, business tours, and other community opportunities. Rachel also serves as the Assistant Director of PACE.

Stephanie Carberry

Eric Idelson

Math Teacher

Danielle Larson

English Teacher


Eric is in his third year teaching Math at PACE Career Academy. He is a passionate, dedicated, and hard-working teacher, devoted to ensuring students are engaged in learning. He is also a member of the Army National Guard and strives to set an example for his students as a leader and role model.

Danielle is excited to join the PACE team.  She began teaching in Iowa but moved to NH to be closer to family.  Danielle has a passion for learning in her personal and professional life. Danielle brings an open attitude and willingness to be flexible and learn each day from the students as much as they learn from her.

Kelsey Tomasic

Office Manager


Kelsey is beginning her second year and second position at PACE. She was once our AmeriCorps member during the 2017-18 school year before moving back home to Michigan for a year. She is happy to be back in the Granite State and is excited to begin the school year as PACE's new Office Manager! Kelsey has several years of experience working with youth and is currently working on getting a degree in Social Work.

Lead Teacher


Stephanie, in her third year at PACE, is excited to continue her teaching career as the lead teacher. Stephanie brings compassion and experience to her students everyday and is always ready to take on a challenge. Stephanie started her career as a historian, continued to museum studies, and finally came to education, which she has a definite passion for.

Gene Malaterra

Science Teacher

Gene is in his second year here at PACE. He started his teaching career in New Jersey, where he taught science at an all boys private school. Gene has since moved to New Hampshire with his family and has brought his passion for Science to the PACE community!

Anthony Rongione


Anthony, who recently moved up to NH from New Jersey, joins us for the first time this school year. Anthony loves interacting with youth and being a great support to both staff and students. We are excited to have Anthony join our team!

Chandler Ruffell

AmeriCorps Member

Recently graduated from Plymouth State University with a Bachelor's in Social Work, Chandler is joining us for an AmeriCorps term after coming to us as a BSW Intern last school year! Chandler has a huge passion for youth and loves working one-on-one to identify the needs of each student. He also runs two after-school clubs, DnD and Video Game Club, and loves interacting with students through games!