Noel made chief partnership officer at after-school program provider

Rigaud NoelRigaud Noel ’04 BA (PSc) has been appointed chief partnership officer by New York Edge, an after-school programming provider working across New York City’s metropolitan region.

Noel previously served as New York Edge’s senior director of public development and educational partnerships. In this expanded role, he will serve as part of the organization’s executive leadership team and help guide its efforts to build and grow partnerships, to help increase funding for after-school programming, and to increase private and grant-supported development revenue.

New York Edge (formerly the Sports & Arts in Schools Foundation) is a nonprofit that serves as the largest provider for after-school programs across New York’s five boroughs. Offering more than 300 programs, serving more than 40,000 students in grades K-12. New York Edge also provides year-round programming for under-resourced students.

Noel has been with New York Edge since 2008, when he served as a site director, and has worked with other nonprofits serving New York City — as a center director for the Police Athletic League, a program director for the Madison Square Boys & Girls Club, and attendance improvement/drop-out prevention director with the Children's Aid Society. 

You can read more about Noel’s appointment in this press release.