Meet the Team

Dr. Robin Avelar La Salle
Chief Executive Officer & Founder
Andrea Robles
Administrative Coordinator
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Anita Maxon
Achievement Specialist
Bambi Smith
Achievement Specialist
Dr. Carlye Marousek
Research Fellow
Christine Rich
Director of Education Services
Cynthia Herrera
Director of Education Services
David La Salle
Technology Director
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Elizabeth Valenzuela
Achievement Specialist
Erica Constantino
Business Operations Manager
Genny Cadena
Senior Director of Education Partnerships
Janet Hwang
Senior Director of Operations
Jeanette Salinas
Senior Director of Education Services
Jennifer Hunter
Achievement Specialist
John Suter
Senior Director of Education Technology
Lisa Ceja
Achievement Specialist
Luz Castillo
Achievement Specialist
Marty Maya
Chief of Staff
Dr. Ruth Johnson
Senior Data & Equity Specialist
Sara Shankin
Senior Data & Technology Specialist
Sarah Mott Gonzales
Senior Director of College Readiness
Scott McGuire
Senior Director of Education Services

Board of Directors

Randy Barth
Chief Executive Officer

Think Together

Dr. Robin Avelar La Salle
Chief Executive Officer

Orenda Education

Nick Candito
Entrepreneur

Silicon Valley

Eric Boden
Philanthropist

John Lee
Executive VP

PIMCO

Mary Lynn Coffee
Attorney at Law

Nossaman, LLP

Fran Inman
Senior VP

Majestic Realty Co.

Sangeeth Peruri
CEO

OutreachCircle

Paolo Leon
Studio Director

AO Architects

Steven Robertson
CFO

HDMI Licensing Administrator, Inc.

Earl Slee
VP Technology & Strategy, Brain Therapies (Ret.)

Medtronic

Marti Remmell
Community Leader

Summer Taylor
Managing Director

Deloitte

Dawn Trautman
Executive VP

Pacific Life Insurance

Bill Tamblyn
VP of loT Operations

Nokia Software

Julie Vennewitz-Pierce
Director, PayPal Gives

PayPal

Jeffrey Wahba
Co-CEO and CFO (Ret.)

Farmer Brothers

John Turner
Chief Revenue Officer

Chronicle

Dan Young
President

Camino Enterprises

Gretchen Salyer
Business Development Executive

Anu Worah
Owner and Orthopedic Physical Therapist

Rebalance Physical Therapy

D. John Miller
Founder & CEO

DJM Capital Partners, Inc.

Victor Chiang
Start-up Advisor/Investor

Silicon Valley

Daniel Friedman
Managing Director & Senior Partner

Boston Consulting Group

Leonard Speiser
Entrepreneur

Silicon Valley

Quincy Allen
Co-Founder and Managing Partner

Arc Capital Partners