Executive Team

Judi Steele
Judi SteelePresident and CEO

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Alaina Adams
Alaina AdamsExecutive Assistant to the President
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Ashlee Redden
Ashlee ReddenChief of Staff
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Francisco Torres
Francisco TorresChief Financial Officer
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Dr. Michael Gordon
Dr. Michael GordonSVP of Development, Government, and Community Relations
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Jeremy Hauser
Jeremy HauserSVP of Transformational Leadership
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Kristine Minnich
Kristine MinnichSVP of Academic Initiatives
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Dr. Mariama Grimes
Dr. Mariama GrimesSenior Advisor to the President: Community Engagement & Strategic Partnerships
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Dr. Beverly Mathis
Dr. Beverly MathisVice President of Early Learning, Literacy and Family Engagement
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Tim McCubbin
Tim McCubbinVice President of Teacher EXCHANGE® & Property Operations
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Dr. Brian Myli
Dr. Brian MyliVice President of Leadership & Innovation
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Blaire Willson Toso, Ph.D.
Blaire Willson Toso, Ph.D.Vice President of Grants, Program Design and Evaluation
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Tom Zimmerman
Tom ZimmermanVice President of Technology & Design
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Zhan Okuda-Lim
Zhan Okuda-LimDirector of Policy and Analytical Leadership
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Sara Ritner
Sara RitnerDirector of Scholarships Plus

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Paula Zier
Paula ZierDirector, Teacher Leader Academy
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Cynthia Mora
Cynthia MoraAssociate Director of Family Learning and Outreach
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Claudia Abrego
Claudia AbregoParent Site Coordinator
Mary Banghart
Mary BanghartStore Manager, Teacher EXCHANGE®
Gladis Barrios
Gladis BarriosFamily Learning Site Coordinator
Mike Branchini
Mike BranchiniSoftware Solutions
Pily Coblentz
Pily Coblentz Family Learning Site Coordinator
Jan Giles
Jan GilesAccounts Payable
Derita Hopkins
Derita HopkinsFront Office Manager
Dr. Rho Hudson
Dr. Rho HudsonGrant Writer
Lauren Johnson
Lauren JohnsonTeacher EXCHANGE, Customer Satisfaction
Corie Labaro
Corie LabaroDonation Specialist
Tracy Love
Tracy LoveSenior Accountant
Dolores Mares
Dolores MaresTeacher EXCHANGE® Specialist
Timothy Mertikas
Timothy MertikasFamily Learning Site Coordinator
Wendy Moreno
Wendy MorenoParent Site Coordinator
Ricki Norwood
Ricki NorwoodAccountant
Danelia Partida
Danelia PartidaParent Site Coordinator
Shellye Ritsko
Shellye RitskoExecutive Assistant
Nikki Tatalovich
Nikki TatalovichCoordinator, Development & Public Relations