About Our Chapter
For many Bay Area residents, the modern technology Gold Rush left them on the outside, looking in. After-School All-Stars Bay Area is looking for ways to close the opportunity gap through innovative programming.
ASAS BAY AREA GIRLS PRESENT THEIR STEM PROJECTS
Namrata Gupta, Executive Director
Lisa Lucheta, Board Chair
89% Qualify for a Free or Discounted Lunch program
70% Black/African American
Indian or Alaska Native
REDDIT CO-FOUNDER TALKS TECH, LIFE LESSONS WITH ALL-STARS
Alexis Ohanian, the co-founder of social news website Reddit, and the husband of tennis superstar Serena Williams spent an afternoon mentoring a group of students from After-School All-Stars in Richmond. In addition to co-founding Reddit, the fourth largest website in the nation, the 35-year-old was also a partner at Y Combinator, the most prestigious startup accelerator in Silicon Valley and he currently serves as a partner at Initialized Capital.
GIMME A BEAT! THROUGH #STEM PROGRAMS, KIDS LEARN CODING, ROBOTICS AND EVEN SOUND-MIXING!
ASAS Bay Area Executive Director, Namrata Gupta, is a social entrepreneur. She was on the founding team of The Julia Morgan School for Girls in Oakland, and the founding team of San Mateo County’s first charter high school. She has worked alongside teams to redesign the leadership development program to better support teachers and principals in forging next generation learning environments. She has her Bachelor’s from Columbia University and her Masters from NYU.