we make
a difference

StriveTogether team members are leaders committed to building an equitable future.


together we prosper

The StriveTogether Board of Directors provides strategic oversight and strong leadership to guide the organization in supporting the success of every child, cradle to career.

Ballmer Group

W. Haywood Burns Institute

Institute for Youth, Education and Families - National League of Cities, StriveTogether Board Secretary

President and CEO

Spartanburg Academic Movement, StriveTogether Board Chair

Formerly Milwaukee Succeeds

Philanthropic Advisor

The Annie E. Casey Foundation

Student Success Network


Maycomb Capital, StriveTogether Board Treasurer

Brookings Institution, StriveTogether Board Vice Chair

Richard Raya

Mission Economic Development Agency

High Opportunity Neighborhood Partners

Chancellor Emeritus, State University of New York, StriveTogether Board Emeritus