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 of Staff & Operations
Natalie has a background in entrepreneurship and marketing as well as a strong passion for global service travel. A graduate of Northeastern University, Natalie has extensive travel experience on both a philanthropic and personal level. She enjoys sharing her belief for cultural exchange and the power of community development.
At School the World, Natalie is responsible for the development and execution of our Global Citizenship Program as well as our internal operations.
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!
School & Community Trainer
Associate Program Director
Coordinator of External Relations
Early Childhood Program Manager
Scholarships & Middle School Coordinator
Team Leader, Change Agents
board of directors
Chief Operating Officer, Ivywise
CEO, Envisage International Corporation
Co-director of Municipal Investments, Eaton Vance, Chair & Executive Committee
Senior Vice President of Global Sourcing, Talbots
Founder & President, International Insurance Group, Inc., Secretary & Executive Committee
Founder & CEO, School the World
Partner & Attorney, Delaney Stafford LLP
Cynthia del Aguila
Executive Secretary, Foundation of the Universidad de Valle de Guatemala Former Minister of Education, Guatemala
Investor, Former EU & Portuguese Foreign Service
CEO, Globalization Partners
Ellen McDonnell Stevens
Executive Editor (Retired), NPR
Business Banker, Eastern Bank
CEO, Co-CIO & Co-Founder, Evince Asset Management LP
Alison Qualter Berna
CEO & Co-Founder, MPOWER Financing
Director, Advanced Analytics, Liberty Mutual Insurance
CEO & Founder, Batanga Network, Inc.
young advisory board
Education Account Executive, Flywire
Former NFL Player, New England Patriots
Associate, Nutter McClennen & Fish LLP
Luis (Luca) Guevara Zamora
Business Technology Analyst, Deloitte Consulting
Julia Lopes Jacociunas
Transfer Pricing Associate, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP
Senior Account Manager, International Medical Group
Staff Assurance, Ernst & Young LLP, Chair