RESIDENT DIRECTORS - Yvette and Lynroy Henry
Yvette was born in Aruba. She has an administrative college degree from Aruba where she worked as a medical coordinator in charge of arranging medical care for critically ill patients abroad. She worked in New York as an internal audit supervisor for many years. Yvette currently works as a medical assistant for Norwalk Hospital, in one of their primary care offices in Darien.
Yvette enjoy all sports and has coached volleyball. She was an elementary and middle school gym teacher in Aruba. Yvette is multilingual.
Lynroy was born in Antigua and moved to Queens, New York at 15 years old. He went to Andrew Jackson High School, then went to BMCC where he attained an Associate degree in Science.
Later, Lynroy went on to get his BS in Physical Education at York College, working as a personal trainer along the way. Lynroy also worked as a physical education teacher, track coach, volleyball coach, baseball coach and owned his first gym on the Island of Aruba for 10 years before moving to Westport in 2007.
As a Westport resident, Lynroy managed a fitness center for the first couple of years and has owned Body Pulse Fitness Center for the last eight years.
Yvette and Lynroy put their three kids though the Westport school system and though college. Lynroy also has been an assistant coach for the girls’ track team at Staples for the last five years. He specializes in life-coaching, especially with youth.
Lynroy was the president of a nonprofit organization call Roots of Bolans Development Group for six years and is currently the president of Open Doors Foundation which he founded a year ago.
Lynroy’s passion and mission in life is to educate, enlighten and empower future generations by opening doors of opportunities to those who have limited access and ability.
Kevin Green is in his sixth year as our Math and Science Tutor. After spending 15 years in finance, he has made his way back to his passion, education. Kevin is an adjunct Professor of Physics at the Stamford Campus of UCONN, and his main interest since college is astrophysics. Kevin lives in Westport with his wife and two children who are his main priority when he takes a break from the the academic world. One of Kevin’s favorite places to visit is Paris, France because he loves French cuisine. Kevin’s specialties include physics and math.
Kristina Harvey is starting her third year as our English Tutor. Kristina has a Ph.D. in Literature from Fordham University and a M.A. in English Education from Teachers College/Columbia University. She started her teaching career as an adjunct professor at Sacred Heart University and Iona College. While completing her student teaching in the high school classroom as part of a requirement for her M.A., she realized that the high school classroom was where she belonged. Kristina teaches English at Wilton High School. She and her husband moved to Westport in 2002, and both their boys attended Westport schools. She has a son who graduated from Boston College and a son who is a senior at Fordham University. Kristina is a marathon runner, and when not grading essays, she is training for the next race.