Director, Research & Policy
650.562.6200 ext. 131
Rebecca’s role in Innovate is to oversee the Research and Policy team which informs parent leader organizing as well as providing the community with important information on education equity.
Rebecca has done education equity work for over 15 years, in addition to more general social justice work. Her work has focused on underserved communities – driving systems change, improving programs and practices, and informing the community about disparities to build public will around addressing injustice.
Her work has always been targeted to developing solutions in the community, so she has led coalitions, working groups, and collective impact efforts, using data to inform decision-making and efforts.
Rebecca received her doctorate from the University of California, Berkeley in organizational psychology.
…sparked my passion for educational equity and social justice.
Uncovering disparities in educational outcomes …
“Always be as kind as possible. It is always possible.” – the Dalai Lama