Senior Manager of Special Projects

partners in change We are a network of leaders committed to building an equitable future. cynthia chiou chiouc@strivetogether.org Senior Manager of Special Projects Cynthia Chiou is the senior manager of special projects for StriveTogether. She serves as project manager for initiatives aimed at scaling supports that will accelerate the Cradle to Career Network toward equitable…

Content Development Specialist

partners in change We are a network of leaders committed to building an equitable future. nicole capó martínez capon@strivetogether.org Content Development Specialist Nicole Capó Martínez is the content development specialist at StriveTogether. She creates learning resources and stories to support the Cradle to Career Network’s work to get better, more equitable outcomes for kids and…

President and CEO

partners in change We are a network of leaders committed to building an equitable future. Jennifer Blatz blatzj@strivetogether.org DOWNLOAD Jennifer’s full-length bio DOWNLOAD a high-resolution file of Jennifer’s headshot President and CEO Jennifer Blatz is the president and CEO of StriveTogether, a national nonprofit working in about 70 communities across the United States to enable…

partners in change We are a network of leaders committed to building an equitable future. Zhongfang ‘Fang’ Zheng zhengf@strivetogether.org Controller As controller, Zhongfang “Fang” Zheng plays a critical role in improving and maintaining the efficiency and effectiveness of StriveTogether’s accounting, finance and grants administration. Before joining StriveTogether, Fang was the audit manager of a Cincinnati-based…

Senior Manager of Graphic Design

partners in change We are a network of leaders committed to building an equitable future. Adrienne Zeak zeaka@strivetogether.org Senior Manager of Graphic Design As senior manager of graphic design, Adrienne Zeak plays a leading role in establishing and enhancing StriveTogether’s visual identity. She manages the design and production of content and helps StriveTogether share stories…

Executive Assistant to Vice Presidents

partners in change We are a network of leaders committed to building an equitable future. Janice Ungruhe ungruhej@strivetogether.org Executive Assistant to Vice Presidents As executive assistant to vice presidents, Janice Ungruhe serves as the primary point of contact for the vice presidents at StriveTogether. Janice’s primary areas of focus include serving as liaison to the…

Director of Grantmaking

partners in change We are a network of leaders committed to building an equitable future. Kara Shibiya shibiyak@strivetogether.org Director of Grantmaking As the director of grantmaking, Kara oversees the full grantmaking process. For over a decade, Kara has raised institutional funding to support a variety of arts and educational organizations, including American Ballet Theatre, Cincinnati…

Director of Policy and Partnerships

partners in change We are a network of leaders committed to building an equitable future. Monroe Nichols nicholsm@strivetogether.org Director of Policy and Partnerships Monroe Nichols is director of policy and partnerships for StriveTogether. In this role, he leads the strategy development for cultivating and supporting communities seeking to join the Cradle to Career Network. Monroe’s…

Director of Network Impact

partners in change We are a network of leaders committed to building an equitable future. Michael Mozina mozinam@strivetogether.org Director of Network Impact In his role as director of network impact, Mike leads and executes strategies to enhance StriveTogether network members’ experiences and accelerate partnership progress to advance equitable outcomes. Michael started his career as a…

Director, Training

partners in change We are a network of leaders committed to building an equitable future. Quinnetta Miller millerq@strivetogether.org Director, Training As director of training, Quinnetta plays a critical role in expanding the reach of StriveTogether’s capability-building offerings for the Cradle to Career Network and beyond. Previously, Quinnetta worked in education as a literacy instructor and…

Accounting Specialist

partners in change We are a network of leaders committed to building an equitable future. Dawn Mathis mathisd@strivetogether.org Accounting Specialist As an accounting specialist for StriveTogether, Dawn Mathis provides a range of accounting and administrative support for the organization’s operations and programs. Dawn brings to her role 20 years of experience in finance, human resources…

Manager of Grants and Administration

partners in change We are a network of leaders committed to building an equitable future. Angela Knight knighta@strivetogether.org Manager of Grants and Administration As Manager of Grants and Administration, Angie oversees the administrative, project management and database coordination activities to support StriveTogether’s grantmaking process. After spending more than ten years as a Paralegal and Executive…