STAFF

Nancy Pollard

Executive Director

Caroline Page

Director of Development and Marketing

Marilyn Manzo

Program Director

Kay Foos

Office Manager

Katy Morris

Development Manager

Professional Mentors

Jorge Jimenez

Professional Mentor and Team Lead

Jaime Garcia

Professional Mentor

Silvana Granados

Professional Mentor

Lori Rodriguez

Professional Mentor

Alex Torres

Professional Mentor

Taylor McGilbra

Professional Mentor

Daisy Woods

Professional Mentor

Manuel Cantu

Professional Mentor

Uriel Dominguez

Professional Mentor

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Rachel Arnold

Principal, Vista Equity Partners

Austin, TX

Libby Doggett

Strategic Change Leader, Early Learning

Austin, TX

Erinn Kelley-Siel

Chief Officer of Public Funding and Policy, Friends of the Children National

Portland, OR

Ryan Atlas

Senior Vice President, Vista Equity Partners

Austin, TX

Caroline Haley

Manager, Bunker Lee Residential

Austin, TX

Aurora Martinez Jones

Associate Judge

Austin, TX

Lisa Apfelberg

Nonprofit Consultant

Austin, TX

Salah Gamoudi

Chief Accounting Officer & Controller

Remora Petroleum, LP

Austin, TX

Jennifer Spaulding

Leadership and Executive Coach

Austin, TX

Milam Newby

Managing Partner, Vinson & Elkins

Austin, TX

Bianca Garcia

Assistant District Attorney, Austin

Austin, TX

Brian Loring

Vice President, Vista Equity Partners

Austin, TX

Lisa Graham

Co-founder & Owner, Notley

Austin, TX

Amy Baer

Director of the Baer Family Foundation

Austin, TX

Johanna Peyton

Mom and Master of Public Health Candidate

Austin, TX

Lauren Moorman

Director of Business Development, Central Austin Management Group

Austin, TX

Christian Alvarado

Co-Founder, CBTX Capital

Austin, TX

Jade DeKinder

Asst. Professor of Marketing, Program Director, McCombs School of Business, The University of Texas at Austin

Austin, TX

EXECUTIVE ADVISORY BOARD

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COMMUNITY LEADERS COUNCIL

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COMMUNITY CHAMPIONS BOARD

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Reports & Tools

Research on the impact of youth and families in foster care

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2018 Investor Report (Annual Report)

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A Randomized Controlled Trial of a Long-Term Professional Mentoring Program for Children at Risk: Outcomes Across the First 5 Years

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Return on Investment Study

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Business Plan

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IRS form 990 (2016)

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Audited Financial Statements 2018

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EMPLOYMENT

Friends of the Children is committed to the communities we serve, to equal employment opportunity, and to diversity in our workplace.

Are you looking to make a difference in the lives of who are facing the greatest obstacles?

We are searching for extraordinary individual who is looking to be part of a team that puts children first and nurtures long-term relationships from a foundation of love, acceptance, and culturally-informed practice.

If you are this amazing person and are interested in a part-time (20 hours per week) position as a professional mentor, click here to apply and learn more: Friends of the Children Austin Male Part-Time Mentor Position