Heidi Joo Bunwell

Heidie Joo Burwell is an Associate Director of Enrollment at Brooklyn Friends School. She is a former Principal at Alembic Community Development and currently serves as a Board Member of Asian Americans for Equality (AAFE) and AAFE Community Development Fund. A graduate of Brown University, Heidie earned a master’s degree from the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University.


Juanita Scarlett

Juanita Scarlett is a partner at Bolton-St. Johns, a government relations and public affairs firm. A seasoned press / media relations / PR talent, Juanita’s prior experience includes the role of Managing Director at Park Strategies and at McKenna Long & Aldridge. Juanita was also Director of Intergovernmental and Community Affairs for the New York State Office of Attorney General Andrew Cuomo and Executive Vice President of Strategy, Policy, and Public Affairs at Empire State Development Corporation.

Active in various social and community organizations devoted to children and families, Juanita is a graduate of Syracuse University.