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

Board Chair

Principal, Vista Equity Partners

Ryan Atlas

Board Treasurer

Senior Vice President, Vista Equity Partners

Milam Newby

Board Secretary

Managing Partner, Vinson & Elkins

Lisa Apfelberg

Executive Director, reGeneration Education

Christian Alvarado

Co-Founder, CBTX Capital

Amy Baer

Director of the Baer Family Foundation

Jade DeKinder

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

Libby Doggett

Strategic Change Leader, Early Learning

Salah Gamoudi

Chief Accounting Officer, Jones Energy, Inc

Bianca Garcia

Assistant District Attorney, Travis County

Lisa Graham

Co-founder & Owner, Notley

Caroline Haley

Manager, Bunker Lee Residential

Aurora Martinez Jones

Associate Judge, Travis County Civil Court

Erinn Kelley-Siel

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

Brian Loring

Vice President, Vista Equity Partners

Lauren Moorman

Director of Business Development, Central Austin Management Group

Johanna Peyton

Mom and Master of Public Health Candidate

Jennifer Spaulding

Leadership and Executive Coach, Speaker, Advisor

EXECUTIVE ADVISORY BOARD

Meet the members

COMMUNITY LEADERS COUNCIL

Meet the members

COMMUNITY CHAMPIONS BOARD

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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