Our Progress

Education First offers college scholarships and coaching in each of the below cities. We have awarded over $1,000,000 since 1995
Austin

Boston

Denver

Los Angeles

Portland

San Diego

San Francisco

Seattle

Annual Reports

National Board of Directors

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    Savanah Miles
    Board Chair
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    Christopher Bryan
    Operations Officer
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    Kyleen Stein
    Fundraising and Events Director
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    Todd Soisson
    Information Technology Director
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    OPEN POSITION
    Major Gifts Director
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    Veronica Ta
    Marketing and Social Media Director
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    Nevene Hullender
    Scholar Communications Director
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    Julia Delk
    Scholar Selection Director
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    Luke Beutjer
    Treasurer
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    Joey Denney
    Volunteer Recruiting Director

Regional Board of Directors

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    David Coronado
    Austin Regional Director
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    Briana Cree
    Boston Regional Director
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    Ann Howard
    Denver Regional Director
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    Sayra Escobedo
    Los Angeles Regional Director
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    Jerome Sibayan
    Portland Regional Director
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    Sufyan Subzwari
    San Diego Regional Director
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    Mariah Rigsby
    San Francisco Regional Director
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    Gabrielle Mortensen
    Seattle Regional Director

Our Scholarship Recipients

A Past Scholar's Journey

Volunteers

Education First is comprised of a diverse group of volunteers who work together toward a common goal: Improving the lives of disadvantaged students through college scholarships and coaching.

Our volunteers contribute in a wide variety of ways. They select scholars, raise money, plan events, work on national initiatives, and more. Regardless of the activity, our volunteers work together as a team to make a difference.

  • Adrianna Ukaj
  • Ahmed Al Hashimi
  • Albert Pereda
  • Alex Kean
  • Alexis Sutherland
  • Alicia Polak
  • Allison Jansa
  • Alvine Akumbom
  • Amanda Cole
  • Amber Ford
  • Amy Labossiere
  • Angel Asuncion-Reed
  • Anthony Patterson
  • Aria Nikkhoui
  • Ashley Seeley
  • Ashley Kim
  • Aubrey Gormley
  • Aundrea Dahl
  • Basit Khan
  • Bhasker Moorthy
  • Brooke Rohrbach
  • Brooke Dowd
  • Caroline Burns
  • Charles Li
  • Charlotte Parker
  • Chelsey Bogacz
  • Cheryl Cruz
  • Chris Sanchez
  • Claire Harman
  • Connie Xu
  • Crystal Le
  • Dan Belcher
  • Dan Vi Nguyen
  • David Smith
  • David Cho
  • Debra Youtsey
  • Dhara Patel
  • Diane Calungcagin
  • Donny Nguyen
  • Elyse Rast
  • Eugene Cheng
  • Geovanni Cuevas
  • Greg Chalfin
  • Haley Zilka
  • Ian Moon
  • Jacob Shichman
  • Jael Nyrasengimana
  • James Bush
  • Janet Rodriguez
  • Jeff Wu
  • Jesse Gooding
  • Jon Holcomb
  • Joshua Rosales
  • Joyce Mensah
  • Kaleema Kerbs
  • Katharine Xiao
  • Katherine Shorten
  • Katherine Schwartz
  • Kelly Pfeifer
  • Kelly Gold
  • Khalid Mohamed
  • Kimberly Denney
  • Kristin Gray
  • Lana Fernandez
  • Laura Randall
  • Lauren Caster
  • Lily Bryan
  • M. J. Kennedy
  • Marcus Senninger
  • Marcus Mayorga
  • Marina Saleeb
  • Marlene Burch
  • Matthew McDonald
  • Megan Lau
  • Mia Ren
  • Michael Peters
  • Michael Galathe
  • Min Htet
  • My Le Simbro
  • Naharia Smith
  • Nathan Smith
  • Neha Dhupar
  • Nicole Haynes
  • Nicole Coleman
  • Owen Landry
  • Paige Powers
  • Patricia Johnston
  • Paul Bruss
  • Perry Montgomery
  • Priyanka Mehta
  • Rachael Torres
  • Rachitha Nagendra
  • Ramsin Yacoob
  • Ryan Olshan
  • Ryan Brush
  • Sarah Locke-Henderson
  • Sarah Bruss
  • Sarah Biondich
  • Serene Nalu
  • Sheida Saedifaez
  • Shirin Kalantari
  • Sonu Mehta
  • Sri Sai Manasa Jajam
  • Stacey Field
  • Susan Zhou
  • Suzanne Barker
  • Sylvia Zermeno
  • Tamanna Sonaria
  • Tamara Tabb
  • Tate Johnson
  • Theo Thompson
  • Theodore Fong
  • Tiana Maxwell
  • Victor Suarez
  • Vincente Tenerelli
  • Violeta Apodaca
  • Wayne Pua
  • Xiaojie Qi
  • Xumin Hu
  • Yekaterina Aimukanova
  • Zane Carmean
  • Zoe Johnson

Fight for the future