Team

The hard-working people who bring High School 101 to life

Leadership Team

Sophia Gawel

Sophia Gawel

President

Sophia was an Ambassador for High School 101 and through this experience she was able to see the incredible impact of this organization. She has taken on multiple leadership roles such as student government and with the organization Project Night Night. She now looks forward to working with High School 101 to help Freshman acclimate to high school life and assist all high schoolers with discovering their own leadership opportunities. In the future, Sophia hopes to become a Human Rights Lawyer or pursue other career paths under the umbrella of social action.

Ari Rubenstein

Ari Rubenstein

Director of Ambassador Affairs

Ari Rubenstein is a sophomore at the Frankel Jewish Academy. He is currently serving as the Director of Ambassador Affairs for High School 101. Ari runs cross-country in the fall. He also loves loves American Ninja Warrior Training and the outdoors.

Molly Yarbrough

Molly Yarbrough

Director of Content and Curriculum

Molly has always had a passion for working with children and mentoring others and decided to bring those skills into High School 101. She has spent her free time working as a dance instructor and currently holds a position on the Detroit Chapter board of NCSY. She loves piano, dance, and art and hopes to put her creativity to use this year to help other students navigate their way through high school and develop useful study habits to help them throughout the rest of their schooling years. Molly would like to pursue a career in pediatric oncology and continue to use her creativity as an art therapist.

Nicole Kahan

Nicole Kahan

Director of Marketing

Nicole kahan attends the Frankel Jewish Academy. She loves working with High School 101 because she is able to see how big of an impact it makes on students’ school lives. She is looking forward to getting the word out to others, like her, who can benefit from the amazing tools that High School 101 provides. In the future, Nicole would like to go into pediatric nursing.

Advisors

Rabbi Eric Grossman

Rabbi Eric Grossman

Head of School, The Ramaz School


Dr. Daniel Nerad

Dr. Daniel Nerad

Superintendent, Birmingham Public Schools


Andrew Mangino

Andrew Mangino

Founder and CEO, The Future Project


Jonah Erlich

Jonah Erlich

Founder, High School 101

Partners