Tina Frye, Chief Human Resource Officer

    Tina Frye is a proud East St. Louis native and product of School District 189. She has served as an elementary and middle school Teacher, middle school Administrator, elementary school Principal, and Assistant Superintendent, all within the district. A licensed educator and administrator, Ms. Frye holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Special Education from Western Illinois University and a Masters in Educational Leadership from St. Louis University.

    Tina Frye  


    Keisa Garrett, Chief of Schools

    Keisa Garrett is proud of her heritage within District 189. She has been a District 189 student and has risen as an educator through the ranks to administration. In her 19th year as an educator, she has served as an Elementary Teacher, Instructional Coach, Elementary and Kindergarten Assistant Principal, High School Associate Principal and Middle School Principal all within the great "City of Champions." As a licensed educator and administrator, Ms. Garrett holds a Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education and a Masters in Educational Administration from Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville.



    Jennifer Brumback, Chief Academic Officer

    For more than 25 years, Jennifer Brumback has had the privilege of working with students, teachers, and administrators in the areas of secondary mathematics, assessment, curriculum, school improvement, and data analysis.  She earned her BA in Mathematics from The University of North Texas in 1992 and her M.Ed. in Administration, Curriculum and Supervision from the University of Oklahoma in 2003. After relocating to the Metro East  Area, Jennifer joined East St. Louis SD 189 in January 2013 as an Assessment Specialist, and, In 2015, was named Director of Research, Evaluation, and Assessment. 

     Jennifer Brumback


    TBD, Chief School Business Official

    Details coming soon.