RYASAP: Regional Youth Adult Social Action Partnership
Marc Donald is currently the Executive Director of the Regional Youth Adult Social Action Partnership (RYASAP) and has been involved in urban alternative education and communities since 2000 in Hunts Point in the South Bronx, New Haven, Stamford, and Bridgeport, CT. Marc was a founding member and Principal of the John V. Lindsay Wildcat Academy and has served as the Mental Health Chair for Hunts Point Alliance for Children, a collective impact organization dedicated to improving the Hunts Point, Bronx community.
Marc led award-winning urban gardening, culinary and school-to-work programs that have led to features in national publications and television commercials for businesses like Scott’s Miracle Gro and Fresh Direct. Marc also served as the principal for Domus Academy, the only alternative middle school in New Haven, CT. In his prior position as the Director of Strategy and Innovation for Domus Kids, Marc was responsible for developing external partnerships, school strategy, data integration, and fundraising.