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Staff & Board

Meet Our Team

Leadership, Development & Operations

José G. Rivas
Terri Forman, CFRE
Ann Schnuer
Katie Tremper
José G. Rivas

Executive Director
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Terri Forman, CFRE

Senior Director, Philanthropy & Marketing
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Ann Schnuer

Director of College Access & Strategic Partnerships
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Katie Tremper

Director of Employee Experience & College Success
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Marlan Hines
Karina Gutierrez
Olivia Owens
Nesley Rojo
Marlan Hines

Operations Manager
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Karina Gutierrez

Volunteer Engagement Associate
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Olivia Owens

Operations Coordinator
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Nesley Rojo

Administrative Intern
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College Team

Tony Leonard
Ivan Garcia
Jayda Shuavarnnasri
Sha'Kuana Ona
Tony Leonard 

Senior Manager, Promise Scholars Program
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Ivan Garcia 

Program Coordinator, Promise Scholars
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Jayda Shuavarnnasri 

Manager, College & Career Success
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Sha’Kuana Ona 

College & Career Success Coach
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High School Team

 

Michael Paz
Marriah Humphrey
Aileen Pagdanganan
Tammy Yan
Michael Paz 

Senior Manager, College Access & Career Readiness
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Marriah Humphrey 

Advisor, College Access & Career Readiness
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Aileen Pagdanganan 

Advisor, College Access & Career Readiness
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Tammy Yan 

Advisor, College Access & Career Readiness
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Middle School Team

Katlin Kane
Sasha Klimczak
Marcel Glover
Katlin Kane 

Middle School Programs Manager
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Sasha Klimczak 

Site Lead, High School Access & College Readiness
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Marcel Glover 

Advisor, High School Access & College Readiness
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First Graduate Board of Directors

Board Member Profiles

Dave Marsey
Ryan Baum
Elizabeth Halimah
Hanish Rathod
Dave Marsey 

Board President
President, Global Client Director at Essence
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Ryan Baum 

Board Vice President
Director of Strategy, Jump Associates
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Elizabeth Halimah 

Program Committee Chair
Associate Vice Provost for Diversity & Engagement, University of California, Office of the President
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Hanish Rathod 

Finance Committee Chair
Director of Global Go-To-Market Strategy, Zendesk
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Neera Bhat
Siddharth R. Alexander
Mark Hamilton
Sara Lannin
Neera Bhat 

Development Committee Chair
Managing Director, Accenture
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Siddharth R. Alexander 

Board Member
Managing Director, Investment Portfolio at Wells Fargo
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Mark Hamilton 

Board Member
CEO & Founder, Hamilton Zanze
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Sara Lannin 

Board Member
Strategic Partnerships, Dropbox
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Mark Levy
Danesha Mead
Cheryl Porro
Seth Steinberg
Mark Levy 

Board Member
Head of Employee Experience, Allbirds
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Danesha Mead 

Board Member
Associate, McKinsey & Company
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Cheryl Porro 

Board Member
CTO, Thrive Global
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Seth Steinberg 

Board Member
Principal, Digital Arts Law
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