The Associate Board is a group of young professionals in the Boston area who are dedicated to educational equity and to advancing Breakthrough’s mission. The Associate Board has three main goals: to raise awareness, to attract new supporters to Breakthrough, and to recruit volunteers. The AB achieves these goals by hosting events geared towards young professional engagement including trivia nights, an annual young professional’s Bash, and ongoing special events throughout the year to raise awareness about Breakthrough’s mission and successes! To learn more about the Associate Board and how you can be involved, contact Emma Samler, Director of Development and Parnterships at email@example.com.
Molly O'Donnell, Co-Chair
Valerie Eisenson, Co-Chair
Kristie was born in Seoul and grew up in Mexico City and San Diego. Kristie is passionate about expanding access to education for students with resource constraints, as she truly believes that a strong education opens doors of opportunities. Kristie is excited to support Breakthrough’s mission and help students realize their academic potentials. She hopes to contribute to helping society take leaps forward toward educational equity.
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