Delaware Business Times 40 Honoree: Alonna Berry

Wednesday, October 14, 2020

Alonna Berry founded the Bryan Allen Steven School of Excellence (BASSE), an emerging charter school in Sussex County, with the vision of empowering the next generation of leaders to step outside of their comfort zones.

Like many people who were forced to reshape their plans when the pandemic hit, Berry cancelled BASSE’s annual fundraiser and instead held a six-part webinar series.

Berry also works as a project manager for Social Contract, supporting Gov. John Carney’s executive order to make Delaware a trauma-informed state. She had helped plan multiple in-person events for Trauma Awareness Month in May, but had to shift those as well to a four-part webinar series, which garnered more than 1,000 participants statewide.

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