STAFF

chris whitaker
Executive director

Chris began as Startup Manager in November 2015, and has since continued in an expanded role as Executive Director. Chris’ experience as a program director in mission and outreach roles serves All The Way Up’s vision of creating greater community outreach, visibility, and access to the underserved. He is currently pursuing his Master of Arts degree in the Sociology of Religion at Drew University and received a Bachelor of Arts in Theology and Communication from McKendree University. Contact Chris

christopher jennings  
program assistant

Christopher was involved from the beginning with the founding of All The Way up and began as a volunteer, setting computers and technology for the classroom. Christopher’s 15 years of experience in program development and direction in churches are skills he brings to All The Way Up, working on volunteer management, fundraising, visioning and strategic planning, and marketing and publicity. Christopher holds a Master of Music from Yale University and a Bachelor of Music degree from Indiana University, Bloomington. Contact Christopher

joan eilbott
non-profit management consultant

Joan comes to All The Way Up through ReServe and advises staff about how to mark progress with students and provides insight on further growth and development of new educational offerings and programs. She is experienced in Process Improvement for long-term metric gains and a trainer for nonprofit effectiveness.

Joan comes to All The Way Up through ReServe and advises staff about how to mark progress with students and provides insight on further growth and development of new educational offerings and programs. She is experienced in Process Improvement for long-term metric gains and a trainer for nonprofit effectiveness.

joan eilbott
non-profit management consultant

Joan comes to All The Way Up through ReServe and advises staff about how to mark progress with students and provides insight on further growth and development of new educational offerings and programs. She is experienced in Process Improvement for long-term metric gains and a trainer for nonprofit effectiveness.

joan eilbott

Basic Skills (ABE) and GED Classes

Tuesday & Thursday, 10 a.m. –1 p.m.

Fall: 12-week semester

Spring: 14-week semester (begins Jan. 15th)

Summer: 8 weeks in June & July

Occasional Seminars: as announced

ESL (English as a Second Language)

Tuesday, 2:00 – 3:30 p.m.

Fall: 8-week semester

Spring: 12-week semester

Summer: 8 weeks in June & July

All The Way Up Adult Education Center

407 Broad Street, Newark, NJ 07104  |  Tel 862.234.5258

All The Way Up Adult Education Center Inc. is a 501(c)(3)

charitable nonprofit corporation