Yolanda Lewis is responsible for managing the Ed Foundation’s office, supporting the staff and assisting in communications. With a background in graphic design and digital media, Yolanda designs and creates many of our marketing and communications pieces, such as annual reports, e-newsletters, social media and signage. Yolanda visits school sites on a regular basis to document students, teachers and administrative staff in action in order to share classroom and student highlights with SMMUSD families and the community.
Prior to coming to the Ed Foundation, Yolanda worked at a Los Angeles-based institutional real estate investment firm for 15 years and at an international agricultural development agency in Washington, DC for 10 years. Yolanda has two grown children pursuing higher education who attended Grant Elementary, John Adams Middle School, and graduated Santa Monica High School.