PUENTE Learning Center’s Board of Directors, Leadership Team, and each and every staff member are dedicated to the belief that all lives have equal value. Every student deserves a great education—regardless of background, zip code, or race—because a great education is the key to social and economic mobility.

Board of Directors

Chair

Chun Wong

Founder and CEO
Asolva, Inc.
Vice Chair

Tyler M.P. Sutherland

Director of Racial Justice and Equity
Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles
Treasurer

Jocelyn Rosenwald

Director of Acquisitions
Beach Front Properties, LLC
Secretary

Oscar Cabrales

Sales Representative
American & Efird, Inc.

Greg Gonzalez

Director of Financial Aid &
History Teacher
Harvard Westlake School

Lara Lightbody

Community Leader

Albert Reyes

Partner
Kutak Rock, LLP

Executive Team

Jerome Greening

Jerome Greening

Chief Executive Officer
Angelica Castro

Angelica Castro

Vice President of Finance
and Administration
Matt Wells, CFRE

Matt Wells, CFRE

Vice President of Advancement
Michele Wolfe

Michele Wolfe

Vice President of Programs
Tesa Marquez

Tesa Marquez

Director of Human Resources

Leadership Team

Dominic Armendariz

Dominic Armendariz

Director of Early Childhood Education Program
Hector Espinoza

Hector Espinoza

Information Technology Manager
Andrea Griego

Andrea Griego

Grants Manager
Sandra Ixcamparic

Sandra Ixcamparic

Administrative Support
Alicia Granados

Alicia Granados

Development
Associate
Diana Juarez

Diana Juarez

Charter School Vice Principal
Brock McKenzie

Brock McKenzie

Director of Facilities
Jasmine Medrano

Jasmine Medrano

College and Career Program Manager
Brenda Meza

Brenda Meza

Charter School Principal
Anton Qafaiti

Anton Qafaiti

Finance Associate