Educator & Consultant, Board Chair, Founding Board Member
Alonna Berry has held various roles over her career, primarily in education, as a classroom teacher, with the Delaware Department of Education, Teach For America Delaware, and served as Interim Director of a local nonprofit. Over her career, Alonna has served as Adjunct Faculty at Delaware State University in the College of Education and at Delaware Technical Community College in the Language Department, supporting English Language Learners.
Currently, she is responsible for leading Governor Carney’s Executive Order 24 to make Delaware a Trauma-Informed State, supported through the Family Services Cabinet Council. Berry brings expertise in strategic planning, nonprofit board management, and development to the team. Over her career, she has led organizations through strategic planning efforts and supported the development of and managed multi-million dollar budgets.
Alonna is currently pursuing her Doctorate in Education from Wilmington University focused on Organizational Learning and Innovation, holds a post-graduate certificate from the University of Pennsylvania in virtual online teaching and learning, a graduate degree in Management and Organizational Leadership from Wilmington University, and an undergraduate degree in Writing and Rhetoric from Syracuse University.