Terrill North, a native Houstonian, is Director of Community Engagement and Advocacy with YES Prep Public Schools. He leads parent involvement and development of community partnerships. Terrill also leads the school district’s after school program, Afterschool Centers of Excellence, serving nearly 2000 students across eight of YES’ seventeen campuses. He previously worked as a management consultant and a staff member to two Members of Congress. Terrill holds a Bachelor of Arts in Communications from Howard University and earned his Juris Doctorate from Columbia University. He lives in the city with his wife, Nana Yaa Bernice, and daughter, Adjoa Blessing.