Board of Directors

William E. B. Siart
Chairman of the Board

Robert Abeles
Retired CFO, University of Southern California

Brian Bauer
Executive Director, Granada Hills Charter High School

Carl Christopher
Senior Consultant, Education First

Paul F. Cummins
Executive Director, New Visions Foundation

Hrag Hamalian
Executive Director, Bright Star Schools

Guilbert C. Hentschke
Professor, Rossier School of Education
University of Southern California

Lida Jennings
Executive Director, Teach for America

John Kobara
CEO & EVP, California Community Foundation

Lindsey Kozberg
Lawyer, Park & Velayos

Stuart Laff
Retired Real Estate Executive, Former Senior VP at AECOM

Jennifer Li Shen
Partner and Co-Founder, Blue Garnet

Kevin Reed
Vice Chancellor and General Counsel, University of Oregon

Jerry Ruiz
Attorney/Shareholder, AlvaradoSmith, APC