Working together to create change

 
 

From staff and funders to Board members and volunteers, we are all aligned in our efforts to bring transformation to our community. 

 

Pursuit Staff

Jukay Hsu  Co-founder and CEO

Jukay Hsu
Co-founder and CEO

David Yang  Co-founder and Chief Creative Officer

David Yang
Co-founder and Chief Creative Officer

Rey Fernández  Chief Program Officer

Rey Fernández
Chief Program Officer

Caroline Oh  Director of Business Operations and Strategy

Caroline Oh
Director of Business Operations and Strategy

Yong Kang  Director of Finance

Yong Kang
Director of Finance

Chris Mendoza  Head of Government Affairs

Chris Mendoza
Head of Government Affairs

Victoria P. Lowe  Director of Advance

Victoria P. Lowe
Director of Advance

Charlie Drews  Head of Curriculum and Data

Charlie Drews
Head of Curriculum and Data

Depak Borhara  Community Engagement Manager

Depak Borhara
Community Engagement Manager

Jessica Shyu  Head of Program Development

Jessica Shyu
Head of Program Development

Sarata Toriola  Career Advancement Manager

Sarata Toriola
Career Advancement Manager

Elea Crockett  Community Manager

Elea Crockett
Community Manager

Jessica Ball  Development Associate

Jessica Ball
Development Associate

Diana Viglucci  Career Advancement Manager

Diana Viglucci
Career Advancement Manager

Sarah Baker  Head of Foundation Giving & Relations

Sarah Baker
Head of Foundation Giving & Relations

Liz Vilchis  Program Manager

Liz Vilchis
Program Manager

Corey Ladovsky  Web Instructor

Corey Ladovsky
Web Instructor

Tali Erdfarb  Head of Planning and Strategy

Tali Erdfarb
Head of Planning and Strategy

Alex Paul  Lead iOS Instructor

Alex Paul
Lead iOS Instructor

Reed Gaines  Head of Web & Lead Instructor

Reed Gaines
Head of Web & Lead Instructor

Jasmine Desvarieux  Program Manager

Jasmine Desvarieux
Program Manager

Sarah Hopkins  Facilities and Office Manager

Sarah Hopkins
Facilities and Office Manager

Elle Faraday  Head of Pedagogy

Elle Faraday
Head of Pedagogy

Shannon-Alexander Navarro  Program Manager

Shannon-Alexander Navarro
Program Manager

Scott Gargan  Head of Communications and PR

Scott Gargan
Head of Communications and PR

Jose Vila  Lead Android Instructor

Jose Vila
Lead Android Instructor

Amanda Edelman  Executive Projects Manager

Amanda Edelman
Executive Projects Manager

Alan Holguin  iOS Assistant Instructor

Alan Holguin
iOS Assistant Instructor

Mo Mosayed  Web Instructor

Mo Mosayed
Web Instructor

Istishna Hussain  Program Manager

Istishna Hussain
Program Manager

Joanne Yun  Director of Strategic Partnerships

Joanne Yun
Director of Strategic Partnerships

Rusi Li  Android Instructor

Rusi Li
Android Instructor

Will Kenney  Head of Business Operations

Will Kenney
Head of Business Operations

 
 

 

Pursuit Board

 

Elias Roman
CEO and co-founder of Songza, Google/Youtube Music
Board Chair

Adam Belanich
Co-founder and President of Joyride Coffee
Board Treasurer

Steve Brill
Journalist & Founder of Newsguard

Alex Finerman
Inherent Group

Jennifer Hensley
General Manager, Link at Intersection

Jukay Hsu
Co-founder and CEO of Pursuit

Alan Jones
Managing Director of Morgan Stanley

 

Michael Borofsky
Board Vice Chair

Senator Bob Kerrey
Managing Director of Allen & Company / Former U.S. Senator & President of the New School

Soo Kim
Managing Director and Chief Investment Officer of Standard General

Jason Miller
Managing Director at PDT Partners

Dan Teran
Co-founder & CEO of Managed by Q

David Yang
Co-founder and Chief Creative Officer of Pursuit


 

Operating Board

 

Manuela Zoninsein
Business Development at Palantir
Operating Board, Chair

Sam Charney
Founder of Charney Construction and Development

Akila Raman-Vaseghi
Managing Director at Goldman Sachs

Zachary Smith
Co-founder and CEO of Packet

Kamiu Lee
CEO of Activate

Zohar Yardeni
Entrepreneur

Meredith Finn
VP at Salesforce Ventures

Rich Siu
Chief Investment Officer at F&T Group

 

Pursuit Funders & Sponsors