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Join us as we hear from Karissa Selvester, Executive Director for The Mayor's Fund For Education!
About Karissa: Karissa Selvester has served as the Executive Director of the Mayor?s Fund for Education since 2016. She leads the Fund?s program oversight, community engagement, partnership, and development efforts in support of its mission.
Karissa brings to the Fund a diverse professional background in public affairs, urban planning, government relations, fund development, and public‐private partnerships. She serves on the Long Beach Early Childhood Education Committee Board, Educare of Los Angeles at Long Beach Advisory Board, Long Beach All Children Thrive Steering Committee, First 5LA Business Engagement Regional Workgroup, Long Beach Mayor?s Internship Challenge Collaborative, and Long Beach Early Childhood Education Strategic Plan Oversight and Implementation Committee.
About The Mayor's Fund For Education: The Mayor?s Fund for Education (Mayor? Fund) collaborates with community, civic, and education partners to help address the most pressing needs facing Long Beach area students and their families. We believe that investment in education, offers one of the greatest opportunities for meaningful impact ? one that can transform a community and change lives.
The Mayor?s Fund is a nonprofit separate from the City of Long Beach (receiving no public funding outside of competitive bids/grant applications), serving the City of Long Beach and, more broadly, the students of the Long Beach Unified School District ? the third largest school district in California.
If time allows, each attendee will have 30 seconds to present an introduction of their business, so have your best elevator pitch ready! *After registering for the event, you will receive a confirmation email with a Meeting ID and Password to access the Zoom Meeting.