MEET OUR TEAM
Founder & CEO
Kate founded School the World in 2009. Her vision is to fight extreme poverty at its roots by bringing education to the world’s poorest children. Prior to School the World, she was an attorney and executive at General Electric Company. She grew up in Bridgeport, CT and enjoys reading, traveling and spending time with her very large extended family.
Chief Operating Officer
Natalie has a background in entrepreneurship, finance and marketing as well as a strong passion for global service travel. Natalie joined School the World in 2015 and managed the Student & Corporate Service Program, growing it to what it is today. Now, as our Chief Operating Officer, Natalie oversees all international and domestic program operations, administration, HR and finance. Originally from Connecticut, she's been a Bostonian transplant since her days at Northeastern University - Go Huskies!
Director of M&E and Director of Programs, Guatemala
Bianca has a master's degree in monitoring, evaluation, and educational research. She gained her experience while working in projects funded by USAID and with some Guatemalan Universities. She is also an educational researcher who has been published in university magazines.
She is passionate about education, which she considers the way to achieve a better quality of life. Bianca enjoys working in communities and learning from those around her.
Regional Director of Programs
Ana has always felt the call to work in development and a passion to help others. Ana started working with young people at her first job as a Community Development Coordinator at the American Field Service (AFS). For 11 years Ana worked at World Renew in Honduras, gaining experience in managing different community development projects and programs.
Now, as Regional Director, Ana has learned how important education is and how it can transform a child's life for the better!
Director of Engagement
Middle School Scholarships Manager
Team Leader, Change Agents
Senior Teacher Trainer
Josefa Macario Calel
Girls Scholarships Coordinator
Roselia Vicente Tavico
Donor Relations Coordinator
Crelyn Yeritza Gonzalez
Assistant to M&E
Boys Scholarship Coordinator
Nazario Pol Meletz
Alternative Education Coordinator
Mario Tipáz Sóc
Special Projects Manager
Panama Program Director
board of directors
Chief Operating Officer, Ivywise
CEO, Envisage International Corporation
Co-director of Municipal Investments, Eaton Vance, Chair & Executive Committee
Founder & President, International Insurance Group, Inc., Finance & Executive Committee
Founder & CEO, School the World
Cynthia del Aguila
Executive Secretary, Foundation of the Universidad de Valle de Guatemala Former Minister of Education, Guatemala
Vice President of Marketing, Kincern
Investor, Former EU & Portuguese Foreign Service
CEO, Globalization Partners
Business Development Manager, Everybody Water
Business Banker, Eastern Bank
CEO, Co-CIO & Co-Founder, Evince Asset Management LP
Founder, Press Play
Director, Advanced Analytics, Liberty Mutual Insurance
CEO & Founder, Batanga Network, Inc.
young Professional advisory board
Young Professional Advisory Board (YPAB) members are early-mid career professionals passionate about School the World’s mission of solving extreme poverty through the power of education. We're looking for more members!
Financial Analyst, Healthcare.com
Teacher, Baltimore Design School
Policy & Gov. Relations Assistant, U.S. Global Leadership Coalition
Senior Enrollment Manager, Ivywise
Client Service Associate, GuidePoint
Marketing Consultant, Freelance
Manager of Global Talent Rewards, International Medical Group
Legal Assistant, Atwood & Cherny, P.C.
Portfolio Manager & Tutor/Consultant, Spark Capital LLC & Ivywise LLC
Client Success Specialist, Flywire
Marketing Coordinator, Maisons & Domaines Henriot America