Like I said... full bloom! And this is only a fraction of our collective story. Peruse this newsletter to learn about our Oakland & Chicago Fellowships, join our Impact Community, and dive into the ongoing narrative of change and empowerment that is this movement.
Carmita Semaan, Founder and President
News & Announcements
Adventures in Ventures
This Surge initiative supports alumni in growing their entrepreneurial visions into sustainable ventures.
Surge Fellows and Alumni are achieving goals, serving their communities and impacting the future of education.
2017 Fellow Andrea Serrano has accepted the role of Managing Director of Individual Giving at Teach For America. Andrea has also been recognized by Chicago Scholars as one of the “35 Under 35 Young Leaders Making an Impact.”
2015 Fellow Adria Husband has accepted the position of Manager of Comprehensive Student Development at the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, a nonprofit organization with goals for the future centering on two ideas: advancing human potential and promoting equal opportunity.
We are the preeminent pipeline addressing the dearth of leadership of color at the decision-making tables within education reform. Surge educates, empowers and energizes educational leaders of color who will create transformative change in the communities they serve.