TeRay Ross is currently the principal at New Castle Elementary School where she has been serving a community of more than 400 students and their families for the past several years. She has previously served as an assistant principal, the district accountability and assessment coordinator, a data coach for the State of Delaware, and a middle school special education teacher. Originally from Baltimore, Maryland, TeRay earned her Bachelor of Science in Special Education from North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University, and her Master of Science in School Leadership from Wilmington University.  TeRay is an alumnus of the Equity Practitioner Program and is excited to serve as a facilitator. She is hopeful about the opportunities that she will be able to provide for her staff, students, and larger stakeholder communities in the future.