|Angelica Cazares, Director of Education|
Angelica Cazares has worked in the education field for more than 14 years; helping low-income, underserved, and under-privileged students to improve their academic achievements. Her career began through an academic assistance and enrichment program at the California State University Fresno, as a Teaching Fellow, tutoring and mentoring English-language learners at low-performing schools in the Fresno Unified School District. She went on to gain employment with Fresno Unified as a Reading Coordinator, helping students improve their literacy skills. In 2008, she started her career with the Foundation as an Area Coordinator, which later led to her promotion as the Director of Education within the Education Fund. She is a graduate of California State University, Fresno with a B.A. degree in Liberal Studies. In her current role as Director of Education, she manages the community services and academic services staff and oversees the daily operations of the education fund.