Our shared vision is that Pender County School System students and graduates are FOCUSED, MOTIVATED and READY for the next steps in their life journey. Learn More!
WHO WE ARE
Founded in 2015, the Pender Education Partnership (PEP) mission is to enhance innovative educational opportunities for students in Pender County Schools by supporting students and educators through collaboration with educators, parents, businesses and other interested community partners.
We believe our collective support for Pender County students, educators and education processes is more important now than ever before for our shared community and for our businesses.
OUR BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Pender Education Partnership Board of Directors Board Members:
Dave Stipe, President
Tammy Proctor, Vice President
Arlene Lawson, Secretary
Kenneth Lanier, Sharon Moore, Finance
Tammie Parris, Shannon Grable, Scott Bradshaw, Vera Simpson, Cindy Geppert
Pender County Schools Dr. Steven Hill, Superintendent
Board Chair Betsy Chestnutt, Chief Financial Officer
Alex Riley, Communications
WHAT WE DO
PEP collaborates with community partners including area businesses, other organizations and individuals to develop funding and provide innovative learning opportunities for students and teachers. PEP is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization.