Advisory Board

Dr. Claudia Berlage – claudia@citylightacademy.org

IMG_8894Claudia is an Assistant Principal at a large public high school and Adjunct Professor at the University of Bridgeport, CT. She lives with her husband and four daughters in Stamford and attends Landmark Baptist Church. Claudia received her doctorate in education. She served on the PTO of the Christian School her daughters attended and was involved in the college and career ministry of her church together with her husband.


Karsten Berlage– karsten@citylightacademy.org

IMG_8895Karsten is a Managing Director of a major global insurance company. He and his wife and four daughters live in Stamford and attend Landmark Baptist Church. Karsten is passionately committed to helping young people. He has served on the Board of a Christian school, taught College & Career Sunday School, and leads a weekly Bible study group of young men.


Ralph Schoenrock – ralph@citylightacademy.org

Ralph SchoenrockRalph is a Managing Director of a major financial institution. He lives in Stamford with his wife and two children. He and his family attend Grace Community Church in New Canaan as well as the Gathering which is the Stamford campus of Stanwich Church in Greenwich. Ralph also serves on the board of a non-profit organization providing community services in the largest urban slum in Central America.