Chief Executive Officer
Lindsay is an early childhood education activist and a founding member of PILAglobal, where she has served as CEO since 2021.
Director of Border Programs
Vanessa came to PILAglobal with over 15 years of experience working at private schools in Mexico, providing both educational and mental health support.
Rachel Lowdermilk Roberts
Director of Communication & Advocacy
Rachel is an early childhood educator and founding member of PILAglobal who is dedicated to making high quality education available to all children.
Thérèse O’Neill is a longtime educator who is passionate about promoting safe and nourishing experiences for children in early childhood and beyond.
Director of Pedagogy
Kaitie O'Brien is a founding member of PILAglobal and the director of Evergreen Community School, a social-constructivist preschool in Santa Monica, California.
Maria-Elena Kolovos is a social worker and lawyer living in Los Angeles. She joined the PILAglobal Board of Directors in 2018.
Eileen brings to the board many years of experience as an educator and business expertise as a Chief Financial Officer and advocate for choice in public education.
Adriana has over 13 years of experience in nonprofit management and program development and has worked with several organizations serving diverse communities in the US and abroad.
Kaitie is a founding member of PILAglobal and the director of Evergreen Community School, a social-constructivist preschool in Santa Monica, California