Leadership Team

Educate California is a project of Community Partners.  View the Community Partners Board of Directors.



• Samona Caldwell – Board Chair, Grassroots / Legislative Specialist – State Farm

• David Factor, President – Executive Service Corps of Southern California 

• George Gibbs, Community Affairs Manager – UPS

• Coleen Maldonado, Ed.D., Consultant - K-16 School to College & Careers Partnerships

• Sal Mendoza, Senior Vice President, Community Reinvestment – City National Bank

Eric L. Moore, Founder & Executive Director – Educate California

• Alma Salazar, Ed.D., Vice President – L.A. Chamber’s Education and Workforce Development

• Pamela Wiley, Ph.D., President – Los Angeles Speech & Language Therapy Centers

• Laurie Wiebold, Ed.D., Senior Project Director – AVID