Community School Director for Whitney M. Young, Jr. Community School (PS 15), Jersey City, New Jersey
Cynthia Renta is a Community School Director working with Whitney M. Young, Jr. Community School (PS 15) in Jersey City, NJ. As a Community School Director, Cynthia is responsible for the day-to-day management of the community school strategy in collaboration with school leadership and community partners. Prior to joining CSS, Cynthia served as the Hudson County Youth Development Director of the YMCA of Newark and Vicinity and was the Managing Director of the 21st Century Community Learning Centers. She holds a master’s degree in public administration from the Austin W. Marxe School of Public and International Affairs-Baruch College through the National Urban Fellows program and a bachelor’s degree in urban studies from Bryn Mawr College.