Richard Rivera

Richard Rivera has spent 30 years in education, starting off as a middle school teacher. He spent half of his career creating and leading college access and retention programs at Bank Street College of Education and Kingsborough Community College. He has spent the last 5 years working for non-profit organizations developing work-based learning programs. Prior […]

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Lori Canova

As the Chief Growth Officer, Lori Canova is responsible for the development of a national growth and expansion strategy for the “I Have A Dream” Foundation affiliate Network. In this new role, Lori will work to retain and grow existing affiliates, provide high-touch support to affiliate leadership and boards, and identify and steward new potential […]

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Eugena Oh

Eugena Oh is the President & CEO of the “I Have A Dream” Foundation, and is responsible for leading the national education nonprofit in setting and achieving its vision of college access and opportunity for all, regardless of the circumstances of one’s birth. She believes deeply in educational equity and is excited to be working […]

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Nadira Chase Saunders

As the “I Have A Dream” Foundation’s Director of Operations, Nadira develops and cultivates operational excellence with the National headquarters’ functions and business operations.  Nadira’s passion for social justice work was born during her tenure as the director of health and fitness at Girls for Gender Equity, where she worked to enforce Title IX’s mandate […]

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Justine Rosenthal

As the Manager of National Programs, Justine promotes the highest standard of programming across the “I Have A Dream” network. She trains and coaches sites across the country to deliver a college and career success curriculum. Additionally, she oversees national data management and reporting, ensuring staff members have the information they need to guide programming and best support students.  Before […]

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