Darryl McDavid

Darryl McDavid is the Admissions Specialist at Year Up. “If movements such as the civil rights and smaller grassroots movements have exemplified anything it’s the power of a community response,…

Erik Martinez

Erik Martinez is the Manager, LGBTQ Support Services at San Francisco Unified School District. “Leadership for people of color must be centered in community and relationships. It is the idea…

Zuleica Lopez

“I want to join the Surge movement to be part of a community of leaders of color. I want to engage in learning experiences that are identity affirming, that reminds…

Jane Lee

Jane Lee is the Program Manager at Alameda County of Education. “I am looking forward to sharing stories and learning alongside leaders of color who are passionate about serving students…

Gold Chhim

Gold Chhim is the Founding Director of Partnerships at OneGoal. “I’ve consistently been blown away by Surge Fellows and Alums – not by what they share about their experience or…

Rosaura Altamirano

Rosaura Altamirano is the Senior Coordinator for Business Operation Leadership Team at Oakland Unified School District. ” As leaders, we need the support from coaches, networking peers and our community…

Marjorie Johnson

Marjorie Johnson is the Vice Principal at Impact Academy, Envision Education. “I believe the Surge Fellowship is a movement rather than just a program because those in the fellowship are…