Karla brings eight years of experience in the nonprofit sector and philanthropy. Past work includes coordinating programs and community partnerships in Los Angeles middle and high schools as part of implementing community schools in underserved neighborhoods. Karla’s experience also includes fundraising, communications, and family engagement. Prior to joining the Foundation, she was the Education Fellow at The San Francisco Foundation, a community foundation serving the Bay Area.
Karla holds a BA from Pomona College and a Masters of Public Administration from the University of Southern California.