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 Service & Special Projects
Ana's background in Psychology aided in her love of people. From her first positions at AFS and World Renew, she developed skills in connecting people all over the world and promoting cultural exchange.
During her time at School the World, Ana has helped in many capacities. To name a few, expanding and managing programs in Honduras, Guatemala and Panama and helping manage our Student Service Program. Ana helps with the service groups by leading trips and managing all in-country trip logistics.
She loves to help our World Changers and locals understand each other and work together to improve the education of the children in Central America.
Manager, Marketing & Communications
Service Learning & Global Citizenship Coordinator
Regional Manager of Administration
Director of Institutional Giving and Donor Relations
Donor Relations Coordinator
Director of HON Programs
Boys Scholarship Coordinator
Mario Tipáz Sóc
Special Projects Manager
Roselia Vicente Tavico
Crelyn Yeritza García
Assistant to M&E
Nazario Pol Meletz
Alternative Education Coordinator
Team Leader, Change Agents
Early Childhood Coordinator
Alternative Education Assistant
Change Agent, Alt. Educ. Coordinator
Girls Scholarship Coordinator
Middle School Scholarships Manager
Senior Teacher Trainer
Change Agent, Alt. Educ. Coordinator
board of directors
Chief Operating Officer, Ivywise
CEO, Envisage International Corporation
Co-director of Municipal Investments, Eaton Vance
Founder & President, International Insurance Group, Inc.
Founder & CEO, School the World
President & CEO, Charles River Development
Vice President of Marketing, Kincern
Social Worker, MSW
Founder & Managing Director, Valero Capital Partners
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