Board of Directors

Pivot Learning Board of Directors

Our Board of Directors supports our work, holding us accountable to our vision and values.

Sonjhia Lowery
Sonjhia LoweryBoard Member
Sonjhia Lowery is a 25-year educator, kid champion, and agent of change, committed to providing all students with equitable access to high-quality education. Sonjhia serves as the Superintendent of the Old Adobe Union School District. She has experience as an elementary, middle, and high schoolmore
Doug Borchard
Doug BorchardBoard Member
Doug Borchard has served as New Profit’s Managing Partner and Chief Operating Officer since 2005. In that role, he oversees New Profit’s internal infrastructure(finance, talent, operations) and portfolio grant-making and support. Doug has also worked closely with several of New Profit’s portfolio organizations, including Achievementmore
Lacey Robinson
Lacey RobinsonBoard Member
As Chief Executive Officer of UnboundEd, Lacey Robinson has set a vision for equity-driven national change in public education. While overseeing the design, delivery, and quality of the organization’s work, she ensures its overall health and sustainability. Lacey has more than two decades of experiencemore
Bud Dougherty
Bud DoughertyBoard Chair
Bud Dougherty has worked on California public education issues for over 20 years. In his former role, as Executive Director of the California School Employees Association(CSEA), Mr. Dougherty served on the Executive Board of the California Education Coalition. Before becoming part of the Labor Movement,more
Sarah Brayton
Sarah BraytonBoard Member
Sarah Brayton is a Senior Consultant in Deloitte Consulting’s Strategy practice with expertise in strategic planning, market assessments, and operating model design in the Social and Education Sectors.  Select consulting engagements include reimagining a large federated non-profit’s business model, scaling a three-day leadership program formore
Mike Hallett
Mike HallettBoard Member
Mike has over 25 years of industry leadership experience with successful global companies across sales, general management and “C level” positions. Mike led Alliances at Oracle with responsibility for close to $1B in direct and partner revenue, and subsequently was responsible for the large consultingmore

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