Luis Ornelas

Luis Ornelas served as Manager of Educational Practice for 4.5 years at the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative. As a grantmaker, he supported holistic student success by deploying $24 million in grants [...]

Kai Milici

Kai is driven to understand how private sector resources can solve issues of public service and social impact, especially in urban spaces. This curiosity has led her to research smart […]

Jordan McFadden

Jordan McFadden graduated from UCLA with a BA in African-American Studies and a minor in Entrepreneurship. To gain a deeper understanding of wealth gap disparities, Jordan conducted research on [...]

Jackson Vachal

A San Francisco native, Jackson’s teenage experience campaigning for a local ballot measure inspired him to pursue a political science degree at Stanford. His studies focused on the institutions [...]

Deepa Bajwa

Deepa Bajwa is a dedicated mental health advocate and changemaker committed to empowering marginalized populations. Her passion for this work was ignited while caring for a loved one experiencing [...]

Ashley Budelli

Ashley is a graduate of Howard University, with a commitment to education and social advocacy as a former teacher. Her devotion to nurturing young minds reflects her passion for empowering […]