Ty'Relle Stephens

Tyrelle Stephens

Ty’Relle Stephens made history as the youngest School Board Member in Rhode Island's history when he assumed office at the age of 20 in February 2021. He is a proud graduate of the Juanita Sanchez Educational Complex within the Providence Public School District, where he distinguished himself as Class President and Captain of the Varsity football team. During his high school years, Ty’Relle actively engaged in various leadership roles, including serving on the Superintendent’s Youth Council, Principal Advisory, and the PASA School Redesign Committee.

After graduating, Mr. Stephens completed the prestigious Year Up program, earning certification in Business Operations. Currently pursuing his Bachelor's degree in Organizational Leadership at College Unbound, he continues to demonstrate his commitment to education and community advancement. Additionally, Ty’Relle serves as an Enrollment/Recruitment Manager at Year Up Rhode Island, leveraging his skills and experiences to empower and inspire others.

With a deep commitment to his community, Ty’Relle served as Vice Chair of the School Board Finance Committee for three years. During his tenure, he also dedicated one year to the Health and Wellness Committee and another year to the Policy Committee, gaining invaluable firsthand experience in education governance and policy-making.