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Meet our Co-Executive Directors Tara Lentz & Martha Silva

Organization Support

Adriana De León
Adriana De LeónFinance and Administration Manager
(615) 200-6015
Martha Silva
Martha SilvaCo-Executive Director
(615) 835-2504
José González
José GonzálezCo-Founder and Finance Director
(615) 835-2501
Tara Lentz
Tara LentzCo-Executive Director
(615) 835-2502
Rosario Trigueros
Rosario TriguerosAdministrative & Facility Coordinator
(615) 454-6174

Marketing and Communications

Andrés Martínez
Andrés MartínezDirector of Policy & Communications
(629) 800-5819
Diana Perez
Diana PerezCommunications & Marketing Manager

Development and Strategic Growth

Elizabeth de la Peña
Elizabeth de la PeñaData and Grants Manager
Ariel Safdie
Ariel SafdieDirector of Development & Strategic Growth
Allison Lampert
Allison LampertDevelopment Coordinator
Sandra Sepúlveda Development and Community Engagement Manager

Economic Prosperity Programs

Elizabeth Almaraz
Elizabeth AlmarazInformation and Referral Liaison
(615) 270-9252
Andrea Aguirre-Solis
Andrea Aguirre-SolisCommunity Services & Outreach Coordinator
(615) 307-0584
Noelia 'Bori' Fuentes
Noelia 'Bori' FuentesMicroenterprise Development Consultant
Valentina Harper
Valentina HarperAdult Education Program Coordinator
Myrna Marshall
Myrna MarshallCoordinator, Economic Prosperity
(615) 219-9502
Cheyenne Peters
Cheyenne PetersAssociate Director, Economic Prosperity
(615) 219-9394
Amber Pleasant
Amber PleasantAdult Education Program Coordinator
(615) 933-8315
Keila Restrepo
Keila RestrepoTax Preparer

Education Programs

Janeth Almazan
Janeth AlmazanCollege Access Coordinator
Karla MacIntyre
Karla MacIntyreCollege Access and Success Manager
(629) 800-5827
Elizabeth Narvaez-Vega
Elizabeth Narvaez-VegaCollege Access Program Coordinator
Kelly Parker Ramirez
Kelly Parker RamirezCollege Access Coordinator
Esperanza Romero
Esperanza RomeroGEAR UP Coordinator
(615) 219-9624
Mónica Trigos Padilla
Mónica Trigos PadillaFamily Engagement Manager
(615) 219-9152
Linly Stowe
Linly StoweCollege Success Coach
(615) 601-1488
Blanca Suarez
Blanca SuarezFamily Engagement Coordinator
(615) 835-2510
Maria Paula Zapata
Maria Paula ZapataDirector of Programs

Rural Resources

Molly Morrill
Molly MorrillRegional Service and Education Managers
Stephanie Salazar
Stephanie SalazarRegional Service and Education Manager
(865) 236-0649