Staff

Jasmine Jones
Jasmine Jones
Executive Director

Born and raised in Richmond, a graduate of West Contra Costa School District, Jasmine is a shining example of what...
Robert Bunce
Robert Bunce
Director of Strategic Partnerships

Robert Bunce has been an innovative, passionate and results driven nonprofit administrator, public school educator, and consultant for over 25...
Sarah Camacho
Sarah Camacho
Program Manager

Raised in Richmond and a graduate of the West Contra Costa Unified School District, Sarah joined the Ed Fund as...
Lucía Moreno Nava
Lucía Moreno Nava
Development and Communications Manager

Lucía Moreno Nava joined the Ed Fund through the AmeriCorps Vista program in 2020 and is excited to start her...
Jessica Travenia
Jessica Travenia
Program Officer, R3F

Jessica Travenia joined the Ed Fund as the Program Director of the Richmond Rapid Response Fund. She is a Bay...
Jordan Silva-Benham
Jordan Silva-Benham
Communications and Development Associate (AmeriCorps Vista)

Jordan Silva-Benham joined the Ed Fund in August of 2021 as the Communications and Development Associate through AmeriCorps Vista. She...

Board of Directors

Karl Debro
Karl Debro
President

Karl Debro has taught at every level from middle school to graduate school. Dr. Debro has led professional development on...
Education Consultant
Kathleen Harris
Kathleen Harris
Vice-President

Kathleen’s advocacy for children, youth and their families has spanned over 20 years and she brings a deep understanding of...
Youth Ventures Joint Powers Authority
Stephanie Hochman
Stephanie Hochman
Interim Secretary

Stephanie Hochman, LCSW, has devoted the past 30+ years to supporting individuals and groups to improve their lives and affect...
Bay Area Community Resources
Mara Lockowandt
Mara Lockowandt
Interim Treasurer

Dr. Mara Lockowandt is the Director of School Partnerships at East Bay Center where she oversees the strategic development of...
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Anna Luna
Anna Luna
Director

Luna helps philanthropists develop and implement impactful philanthropic strategies aligned with their interests and passions. Prior to joining Hirsch &...
Hirsch & Associates
Bertha Romo
Bertha Romo
Director

Bertha Romo, MA, is a proud WCCUSD graduate, who has worked in the Richmond and San Pablo community for eight...
City of San Pablo