Kathy Blackburn, Ed.D., Executive Director

Kathy oversees all aspects of TregoED strategy and operations. She works throughout the U.S. and Canada with districts and education leaders helping them address and resolve complex issues. Prior to joining TregoED, Kathy served as district senior director, middle school principal, and teacher with Orange County Public Schools in Orlando, FL. She received her B.S. degree from the University of Florida, her M.Ed. degree from Rollins College and her Ed.D. degree from the University of Central Florida.

Caroline Gregorovic, Office Manager

Carol works from our HQ in Princeton, NJ and supports all aspects of TregoED. Prior to joining TregoED, Carol was a senior coordinator with Kepner-Tregoe, Inc., an international management consulting firm. She held a variety of positions in desktop publishing, production, management and administration.

Cynthia Richetti, Director of Operations/Administration & Product Development

Cynthia has been with TregoED since its inception and has served in several capacities, including: consulting and delivery, management, and product development. She is co-author with Ben Tregoe of Analytic Processes for School Leaders (ASCD, 2001) and has co-authored several articles. Prior to joining TregoED, she was a consultant with Kepner-Tregoe, Inc. Cynthia holds a B.A. degree from Colgate University and a M.S. degree from the University of Pennsylvania.

Patricia Schwarber, Director of Leadership Services

Patricia’s focus is on developing client relationships and providing delivery and account management services. She also assists in securing funding.  Prior to joining TregoED, Patricia was a partner and senior consultant with Kepner-Tregoe Inc. Patricia designed and facilitated engagements in a variety of areas including: strategy formulation and implementation, skill development, team building, and productivity improvement.

Alicia Tate, Director of Leadership Services

Alicia brings a wealth of education experience to our team.   She has 30+ years of experience working with and on behalf of individuals who have disabilities.  Prior to joining TregoED, she served as a highly-respected leader in Exceptional Education in several districts, most recently as the Senior Executive Director of the Exceptional Children Program and System of Care in Chapel Hill, NC.  Alicia holds a Ph.D. in Specialized Education Services. Alicia works with TregoED partners to develop client relationships, deliver services, and maximize results using process.

Sandra Wozniak, Director of Technology and Communications

Sandra manages the design and delivery of our technology, communications, professional development and marketing-related products.  Prior to joining TregoED, Sandra taught for 33 years in the New Jersey public schools. Former recipient of  NJ Middle Level Educator of the Year and  J. Thomas Kane Presidential Award for enhancing Middle Level Education in NJ, she is currently serving on the Executive Board of the NJ Association for Middle Level Education. She received her B.A., Masters, and Supervisory Certification from Rutgers University.