Meet Our Board
Executive Director, Green Dot
As a resident of Southeast Seattle and former principal and teacher, Bree believes deeply in working with families and communities to create schools that will realize their hopes and dreams for students.
Partner, Schroeter, Goldmark and Bender
Tom Breen has been an education advocate, particularly for disadvantaged communities, since the early 1990s, when he worked as a Teach For America corps member in Phoenix, Arizona and taught middle school aged students in Spanish and English.
Superintendent, Educational Service District 105
Kevin Chase is the superintendent of the Yakima-based Educational Service District 105, which assists in the programs of 25 public school districts and 23 private and tribal schools in South Central Washington.
Senior Strategy Consultant, Accenture
Rio Grande Valley
Lizeth grew up in Sunnyside in Washington State’s Yakima Valley. Her family immigrated there to do agricultural work like many other families in the Yakima Valley.
Attorney, Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt P.C.
Omar is an attorney at Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt P.C. where his practice focuses mainly on advising social impact ventures and advising clients engaged in domestic and international corporate transactions.
Director, Corporate and Foundation Relations, Heritage University
Suzy Diaz is the director of corporate and foundation relations at Heritage University. She has over 20 years of experience in fields connected to health care, social services, and academia including philanthropy.
Vice President of Private Wealth Management, Goldman Sachs & Co
Larry provides financial advice, education and investment management expertise to high net worth family groups, tribal governments, endowments, and foundations across the U.S.
Jennifer Guerrero Flood has been a lifelong advocate for educational equity and currently leads her own consulting practice working with foundations, districts, and non-profit organizations to increase their impact.
Fuzion Events LLC, Owner
Jason Kildall moved to Yakima, Washington and has worked as a fundraiser for Yakima based non-profits over the past 10 years.
Social Entrepreneur and Retired CEO
Marguerite Kondracke has had a 40-year career working in the public, private, and non-profit sectors, with a focus on education, children and families. She has a special passion for addressing the needs of disadvantaged children.
Former CEO, Drugstore.com
Dawn Lepore is the former CEO and Chairman of the Board of drugstore.com, inc., a leading online retailer of health, beauty, and wellness products, which she led from 2004 until the successful sale to Walgreens in 2011.
Co-Founder, Inquiry Partners
Kimberly is an international speaker, writer, and presenter on personalization, deeper learning, and inquiry-based instruction. She is the co-founder of Inquiry Partners a professional learning organization.
Managing Broker, Avenue Properties
Michael Orbino is a Managing Broker with Avenue Properties in Downtown Bellevue. Michael brings over 16 years of real estate sales, marketing and consulting experience to every client relationship.
General Manager/Head of Attain Product
Srilakshmi (Sri) Remala
Srilakshmi (Sri) Remala is a seasoned technology professional who is motivated to build and design products that fit the needs of students and teachers in the education sector.
Director, Education, Raikes Foundation
Zoë joined the Raikes Foundation in 2015 to lead its education strategy.
Owner, Station 7
Danielle is the owner of Station 7, a Capitol Hill boutique with a focus on locally made goods and art, furniture, and community engagement.