Bamrick joins Gargiulo Education as Executive Director
Effective July 1, 2016, Thomas Bamrick will take on the role of Executive Director at the Gargiulo Education Center
July 1, 2016
The Board of Directors of the Gargiulo Education Center announces the appointment of Thomas J. Bamrick as the new Executive Director, effective July 1, 2016.
Bamrick has forty years of professional experience in non-profit organizations including private and public schools, statewide human services agency, and a community child care resource agency. He has been a resident of Naples, Fla. since 1989.
Bamrick holds a Master of Arts degree in Sociology and in School Administration & Supervision from Queens College of the City University of New York, and a Master of Arts degree in Sociology of Education from Teacher’s College of Columbia University, New York.
Katie Stack, previous Executive Director of the Gargiulo Education Center, has returned to her hometown of Boston, Mass., and will join the development team at the Boston Children’s Museum. Stack’s dedication and hard work was recently recognized statewide when she was named the 2016 Migrant Advocate of the Year by the Florida Migrant Education Program.
The Gargiulo Education Center develops educated and confident students within the Naples migrant community by providing academic programming that complements the public school curriculum, in addition to a variety of enriching out-of-school content and activities. The Center provides a no-cost after-school program to migrant students grades K-12, which includes regular homework help by certified Florida teachers, one-on-one remedial support, a daily healthy snack, and life skills development. The program is funded in partnership with the Naples Children Education Foundation (the founders of the Winter Wine Festival), Gargiulo Farms, Inc., the Collier County Public School Title I Migrant Program, and private donors and volunteers.
More information about the Gargiulo Education Center can be found on its website, www.gargiuloed.org. Inquiries can be directed to Bamrick at firstname.lastname@example.org.