Our Staff

About Ian Esquibel

Ian Esquibel is the Learning Alliance executive directorIan_Headshot. Born and raised in New Mexico, Ian has a vested interest in the health and well-being of local communities. He brings experience from working in early childhood education as a Head Start teacher and as an administrator of a large nonprofit focused on early childhood development. He served as a development associate for the Albuquerque Community Foundation and a program associate for the Center for Philanthropic Partnership. He worked with the Native American Community Academy, a local charter school, and as a graduate assistant to an ethics professor at the University of New Mexico, UNM. Ian earned his MBA from UNM, concentrating in nonprofit management.

Contact Ian at ianesquibel@learningalliancenm.org.

Organization History

The Learning Alliance is fiscally sponsored by the Partnership for Community Action, led by Adrián Pedroza. Adrián was the founding executive director of the Learning Alliance.

Our Founding Members and Board

The Learning Alliance of New Mexico is currently applying for 501(c)(3) status. The Partnership for Community Action is the fiscal sponsor.

Please note: Organizations are included solely for the purpose of identification. 

Board Members:
  • Kara Bobroff, Native American Community Academy & NACA-Inspired School Network
  • Angelo Gonzales Ph.D, Mission: Graduate
  • Everette Hill, Social Innovations Strategies Group LLC
  • Tony Monfiletto, New Mexico Center for School Leadership
  • Adrian Pedroza, Partnership for Community Action
  • Chris Sturgis, MetisNet (Ad Hoc)
Past Board Members:
  • Katarina Sandoval, Albuquerque Public Schools
  • Landon Mascareñaz, Denver Public Schools