Passionate about education and engaging youth. Committed to talent development and employee engagement . Equally passionate and committed to the MSU Spartans!
Passionate about community empowerment through education and skill building. Busy and loving mom in need of a good nap. Always on the lookout for the best gluten free recipes.
New Englander passionate about educational equity.
Proud Wisconsinite and Pinterest enthusiast party planner dedicated to connecting youth and families to the resources they need to thrive.
Finance buff, Civic Volunteer, and Advocate for people with disabilities.
Floridian. Passionate about policy, intersectionality, & youth inclusion. Dreams of owning a corgi. Always smiling, eternally sassy.
Dedicated to providing resources to disconnected youth to bridge gaps in services; passionate about preparing youth for college, careers, & leadership.
Unapologetic hugger, creative, adventurous spirit personally and professionally, committed to lending youth voice to systems change for young people with disabilities.
Passionate about social justice, multiculturalism, and community development. D.C. explorer/aspiring hip hop dancer.
New mom with background in youth workforce & juvenile justice policy, practice, & research now managing IEL's youth & disability TA center.
Rooted in love and justice, Pele (he/him/his) is a second-generation Vietnamese American driven to create impact by bridging communities, building advocates & centering marginalized communities.
Helping IEL grow as premier voice on cross-boundary leadership and strengthen the national Education Policy Fellowship Program.
Mr. Community Schools! Passionate about putting faith into action, family, & developing/mobilizing community leaders.
Bostonian, born and raised. Loves to be outdoors and/or chat about intersectionality. Proud fighter for equity in education, work, and opportunity. She/hers
Has a passion for creative storytelling that drives action and prioritizes social justice. Loves being a Hokie, exploring the great outdoors, and all things craft beer.
Pennsylvania born and raised, now a DC native after 30+ years. Traveling around the country and around the world, Jeff’s love for the District is why he chooses to call it home. He also enjoys crui
Passionate advocate for youth, youth voice, and community schools. In policy and in life, it’s all about partnerships and relationships.
Fitness enthusiast with focus on diversity in education.
Gwen's work and life purpose is to be an agent of transformation at a personal, organizational, and social level by creating experiences and platforms that create equal opportunity.
Howard U grad committed to developing and supporting leaders and systems that better serve our most vulnerable children, youth, and families.
Excited to work with powerful people with disabilities who create their own futures. Loves writing poetry, reading literature & traveling to a new country every year.
True change is possible through cross sectors collaboration, achieve this and you are looking at a better tomorrow.
Throughout his career in education, his passion & focus has been on ensuring that all students have access to deeper & more meaningful learning experiences.
Activist, teacher, coach, mother, and organizer who is joyful even though she is fully aware of current education reform arena.
Georgia peach now Baltimore resident; juvenile probation officer turned mentoring advocate. Striving hard to make a difference in the lives of youth.
Mark Watson serves as Managing Director of the Fair Food Fund, Fair Food Network’s impact investing arm, which provides catalytic capital and business assistance.