Horizons is hiring a Development and Communications Coordinator!


Year-Round Staff

Horizons employs four year-round staff members: an Executive Director, an Academic Program Director, a Development and Communications Coordinator, and an AmeriCorps VISTA Member.

Abby Rovner, Executive Director

Ariel Mendez-Peñate, Part-Time Academic Program Director

Liam McCarthy, AmeriCorps VISTA Member 2019-20


2019 Summer Faculty and Staff

Experienced bilingual educators from public and private schools around the Bay Area come together each summer to join our teaching team.

Taghi Amundson Program Assistant

Chloe Badger-Harp Student Wellness Coach/ Program Coordinator

Ymilul Bates Reading Specialist

Amelia Bell Assistant Teacher-5th Grade

Ashli Duncan Reading Specialist

Daney Espíritu Assistant Teacher- 1st Grade

Angie Gonzalez Co-Teacher-4th Grade

Cristina Kinslow Lead Teacher-1st Grade

Ben Lopez Co-Teacher-K

Jaymie Lynne Santiago Lead Teacher-2nd Grade

Amalia Medina Glover Part-Time Curriculum and Instructional Lead

Francisco Morales O’Connor
Lead Teacher-5th Grade

Isla Murphy Co-Teacher-4th Grade

Isaac Pasternack Co-Teacher-3rd Grade

Chelsey Paulsen Assistant Teacher-2nd Grade

Audrey Sachleben
Program Assistant

Larissa Santiago

Laura Van Slyke Co-Teacher-3rd Grade