Our Team

Extraordinary Futures

Ensuring our Scholars thrive in college and career takes the dedication and commitment of our entire team. Together, we champion each Scholar’s greatness. Because when they thrive, we all thrive.

Senior Leadership

  • Ana Archibald

    President and Chief Operating Officer

  • Ava Archibald

    Chief Equity and Inclusion Officer

  • Tal Gilad

    Chief Advancement Officer

  • Tyra Montina

    Chief Program Officer

  • Steve Stein

    Chief Executive Officer


  • Marc Whittaker Bennett

    Program Director, On-Ramp

  • Kate Berezo

    Senior Mentorship Manager

  • Wendy Coleman Blue

    Career & Placement Coach, Engineering and Technology Career Pathway

  • Katherine Burroughs

    College Success Manager

  • Erin Cherewatti

    Career & Placement Coach, Life Sciences Career Pathway

  • Justin Clarke

    Director of Scholar Recruitment

  • Taiomi Cruz

    College Access Manager

  • Antonio Amaro Diaz

    College Success Manager

  • Cynthia Espinoza

    Director of Summer Academy

  • Jordan Fessehaie

    Summer Academy Manager

  • Gail Ford

    Program Director, Thrive Academies

  • Ymani Francis

    College Success Manager

  • Tylór Hart

    Senior College Success Manager

  • Ertrell Harris

    College Access Manager

  • Sarah Hehrer

    Program Manager, Data & Impact

  • Rosanna Inirio

    College Success Manager

  • Katie LaScaleia

    Program Manager, Communications & Events

  • Julie Le

    College Success Manager

  • Tilo Lopez

    College Access Manager

  • Leslie Lindsey

    Digital Learning Designer

  • Matt Lisle

    Managing Director of Digital Learning

  • Zari Mahoney-Johnson

    College Access Manager

  • Kahzah Mims

    Managing Director of Alumni Relations

  • Matt Neal

    Managing Director, Thrive Academies

  • Eduardo Najera

    Program Manager, Career Recruitment & Engagement

  • Lina Palancares

    College Access Manager

  • Erica Privott

    Alumni Career Coach

  • CaVar Reid

    Managing Director of High School Programs

  • Abigail Romero

    College Access Manager

  • Breylon A. Smith

    Director of Educational Partnerships, Thrive Academies

  • Preston Spivey

    College Access Manager

  • Dana Taglin

    Senior Program Manager, Corporate Partnerships

  • Carl Tart

    College Success Manager

  • Ari Toles

    Senior Manager of Scholar Recruitment

  • Chris Tudico

    Director of College Access

  • Rachana Vyas

    Program Director, Life Sciences Career Pathways

  • Randy Winston

    Director of Outreach


  • Thomas Chang

    Los Angeles Executive Director

  • Diana Cortes

    Development Coordinator

  • Briana Ford

    Account Manager, Corporate Partnerships

  • Bethany Goldszer

    Director of Site Growth

  • Angela Gordillo

    Managing Director, Foundation Giving

  • Carlin Hsueh

    Director of Corporate Partnerships, STEM

  • Kylia Kummer

    Chicago Executive Director

  • Steven Lake

    Cleveland Executive Director

  • Katie Miles

    Director of Corporate Partnerships

  • Dan Navisky

    Boston Executive Director

  • Kara Nelson

    Director of Corporate Partnerships, Life Sciences

  • Marcie Perez

    Managing Director of Communications and Content Strategy

  • Monique Perez

    Managing Director of Corporate Partnerships

  • Thomas Rivera-Patterson

    Executive Director, New York

  • Vannessa Rodriguez

    Communications & Content Manager

  • Martha Sanchez

    Major Gifts Officer

  • Mark Teshirogi

    Grant Writer

  • Kerry Pereira Watterson

    Managing Director of Regions and New York Executive Director


  • Antawn Eagan

    Operations Coordinator

  • Casey Eiseman

    Managing Director of Talent and Operations

  • Nate Marsh

    Senior Director of Business Intelligence

  • Betsy Noecker

    Development Operations Manager

  • Dorcas Omojola

    Director of Finance and Administration

  • Mark Osborne

    Managing Director, Organizational Effectiveness and Internal Communications

  • Emily Parrott

    Director of Research and Evaluation

  • Adriana Ryan

    Director of Talent Recruitment

  • Alexandra Strong

    Talent Operations Manager

  • Trevor Tierney

    Director of Talent Operations

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