Staff Directory

Gerald R. Ford Academic Center

851 Madison Ave. SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49507

School Administration

Name
Position
Executive Director of Preschool, Elementary & K-8 Instructional Support & Philanthropic Foundations Liaison
Denishea Killingham Neal
Principal
Dean of Students
Nurse

Support Staff

Name
Position
Speech Pathologist
GSRP Associate

Teaching Staff

Name
Position
Preschool
Kindergarten
Kindergarten
Elementary
Elementary
Elementary
Chamonique Griffith
Elementary
Elementary
Elementary
Elementary
Elementary
Elementary
Art Teacher
Physical Education
Foreign Language
Special Education

School Apps

Communications Protocol

To ensure our scholars, families, parents, guardians, and community members receive timely responses to any questions or concerns, we have developed the Communications Protocol to provide support with a step-by-step guide for who to contact about various matters.

View Communications Protocol Guide