Our People

Our people—staff, board members, coaches and volunteers—are dedicated to ensuring a positive experience for every participant and family. Learn more about the individuals who bring our mission and vision to life.

Our Staff

Kate McLaughlin

Executive Director

Alaina Adams

Programs Manager

Jyna Mathis

Outreach Coordinator

Lily Dominguez

Bilingual Programs & Events Coordinator

Maricela Mendoza Diaz

Engelstad Scholar Intern

Work With Us

Do you share a passion for our mission and want to join the team? Learn more about open staff and board positions.

Work With Us

Our Board

Janelle Addis

Board Chair

Jules Schoolmeester

Vice Chair

Amber Milks


Kimberly Long


Kristen Fulmer

Immediate Past Chair

Barbara Hollins

IDEA Committee Chair

Alma Spears

Internal Growth Committee Chair

Ana Estrada

Board Member

Renata Follmann

Board Member

Demetria Giles

Board Member

Brooke Holmes

Board Member

Lin Soriano

Board Member

Amber Smith Wellman

Board Member

Our Culture

Our mission, vision and core values are at the heart of everything we do. Learn more about our organization, our commitment to inclusion, diversity, equity and access, and how you can join our team.