Staff

Commit Backbone Staff
Erica Adams
Senior Director, Strategic Relationships
Marie Appel
Manager, Analytics
Kendra Boyle
Director, Operations & Finance
Betsy Cook
Deputy Director, Best in Class
Roberto Delgado
Associate, Analytics
Sagar Desai
Managing Director, Operations
Cari Dighton
Communications & Engagement Manager, Early Matters Dallas
Phillip Fabian
Associate, College Access & Success
Jonathan Feinstein
Director, Community Engagement
Mark Flanagan
Senior Advisor, Operations and Technology, Dallas County Promise
Carissa Grisham
Senior Associate, Strategy & Analytics
Chris Hudgens
Senior Manager, Regional Analytics
Chelsea Jeffery
Manager, Early Matters Dallas
Sarah Jensen
Director, College Access & Success
Ashwina Kirpalani
Senior Director, Analytics
Kimberly Manns
Managing Director, Early Matters Dallas
Libby McCabe
Senior Director, Advocacy and Governance
Kathryn Mikeska
Manager, Communications & Marketing
Brenda Molina
Associate, Dallas County Promise
Erik Moss
Senior Associate, Strategic Philanthropy
Robert Mundinger
Manager, Strategy & Analytics
Erica Ogboenyiya
Manager, Analytics
Zak Ostertag
Manager, Strategy & Analytics
Meredith Reid
Senior Associate, Early Matters Dallas
Jennifer Richardson
Manager, Operations
Consuelo Rosani
Associate, Operations
Rob Shearer
Director, Communications & Marketing
Taylor Toynes
Manager, Community Impact
Chris Walters
Associate, Analytics
Todd Williams
Chairman & CEO

Fellows & Interns
Austin Carey
Intern, College Completion & Early Matters Dallas
Paul Quinn College
Undergraduate Class of 2018
Hometown: Los Angeles, CA
Maya Josiam
Intern, Analytics
University of Texas at Austin
Undergraduate Class of 2018
Hometown: Plano, TX
Timothy Montequin
Intern, Educator Effectiveness
University of Texas at Dallas
2020
Hometown: Cedar Hill, TX
Michael Wood
Fellow, Policy
University of Texas at Dallas
Master of Public Administration Class of 2018
Hometown: Arlington, TX