Henry Ammar was a REEO Scholar at Pasadena City College. He transferred to the University of Southern California where he graduated magna cum laude from the Marshall School of Business where he studied Real Estate Development and Finance.
Marcella Nurse cares deeply about education and social justice issues. She is a thought leader in the learning and development space. Marcella holds an Ed.M. from Harvard Graduate School of Education, an M.A. in Psychology in Education from Columbia University, and a BA from the University of Notre Dame.
Dr. Reza Fakhari is currently Vice President for Continuing Education, Workforce Development, and Strategic Community Partnerships as well as Professor of International Politics at Kingsborough Community College of the City University of New York, Brooklyn.
Dr. Scott Stimpfel attended Pasadena City College and is a passionate advocate for community college students. He has held leadership positions positions in the finance industry and academia. Dr. Stimpfel holds a B.S. in Business Administration, summa cum laude, from the University of Southern California, an M.B.A. from New York University, and an Ed.D. in Educational Leaderhship from the University of Pennsylvania.
Velma Coronado was a participant in REEO's Rising Stars program at Glendale Community College, which introduced her to the accounting profession. She transferred to the University of Southern California and received her Bachelor of Science from the Leventhal School of Accounting. Velma is a Certified Public Accountant in the state of California.