FOUNDER + CEO
Responsible for Rooted’s vision, strategy, hiring, and fundraising. Award-winning, former Social Studies teacher. Echoing Green, Camelback Ventures, and NewSchools Venture Fund fellows. Chapman University alum.
Board of Directors
Matt Candler Founder and CEO – 4.0 Schools
Travis Chase Development Director – Teach For America, Greater New Orleans-Louisiana Delta
Kesana Durand Attorney and Counserlor-at-Law – Branford Durand, LLC
Kyle Finke Director, Louisiana Resource Center for Educators TEACH!
Lourdes Moran Accounts Receivable Manager – Altus Global Trade Solutions
Tony Zanders Vice President of Global Customer Development – EBSCO Information Services