Trustee, Elaine P. Wynn & Family Foundation
Board of Directors, Chairman
President of the Nevada State Board of Education, Elaine Wynn is a savvy business leader, an influential philanthropist and a dedicated crusader for children’s welfare.
Founder and Vice-Chairman, Communities In Schools
Board of Directors, Vice Chairman
Founder and Vice Chairman of Communities In Schools, Bill is a pioneer in the movement to give young people the help they need to achieve in school, graduate and pursue rewarding lives.
President and CEO
Dale Erquiaga is one of the country’s brightest minds in terms of leveraging public policy to strengthen K-12 education. His visionary leadership of CIS will help improve the academic and life outcomes for our nation’s most disenfranchised students.
Our board members are passionate supporters of the CIS mission, and leaders in a variety of fields including finance, education, marketing, law, civil rights and more.
Experienced leaders in business, education, philanthropy and more, our staff is as diverse as the students we are honored to serve.
Our network leaders bring a diversity of talent and expertise to our organization and work tirelessly to uphold and implement the CIS mission.
The Founders Circle honors individuals who have supported our work for decades, ensuring millions of students have stayed in school and achieved in life.
Our alumni leaders’ vision and passion direct the CIS Alumni Leadership Network, ensuring their peers across the country have resources and support structures that empower them in the development of their professional and personal leadership skills.