Adriana García-Kingston currently serves as Chief Executive Officer for REACH. Prior to this position, Adriana served as Executive General Manager for Think Together, a non-profit organization that partners with school districts to change the odds for underserved children through educational support services. She has over 20 years of education and non-profit experience, both as a classroom teacher and as an executive leader with Think Together.
Early in her career, she earned Teacher of the Year for the Sylvan Learning Centers Children’s Choice Award. Adriana later received the Region IX Award for Partners in Education from the Association of California School Administrators. Adriana graduated from the University of California, Riverside with a Bachelor of Arts in Social Relations, holds a multiple-subject teaching credential from Chapman University and earned a Master of Arts in Educational Leadership and Administration from Chapman University.
Adriana is a founding board member for the non-profit MOSAIC which is dedicated to developing student and community leaders in creating systemic change in their communities that foster an appreciation for diversity, equity and inclusion.
In her spare time, Adriana enjoys spending time with her two sons Andrew and Matthew, her boyfriend Paul and her family and friends. She enjoys great food, exploring new wineries and traveling!
I alone cannot change the world, but I can cast a stone across the waters to create many ripples.