Excelencia in Education staff

Employment Opportunities

For Excelencia, accelerating isn't just increasing, but trying to make sure we're doing it at a pace that keeps up with the needs of our country and the Latino community.

Deborah A. Santiago, CEO, Excelencia in Education

Become Part of Excelencia's Team


The Excelencia in Education team is expanding to serve our mission of accelerating Latino student success in higher education.

Current opportunities are listed below:


Excelencia in Education Staff - Emily Labandera and Russell Nour

Communications Specialist
The Communications Specialist will leverage branding, written communication, and project management expertise to complement our communication team’s existing skills and expand capacity
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Grants Manager
The Grants Manager will manage the tracking and reporting of foundation grants and contracts and provide financial and programmatic support across the organization.
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Institutional Practices Manager
As one of the program managers for Examples of Excelencia, you will support the advancement of institutional transformation to more intentionally serve Latino students by identifying and promoting evidence-based practices and institutional leadership that improve Latino students’ success.
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Technical Assistance Manager
The Technical Assistance Manager will be part of Excelencia’s affiliate services. This position will be responsible for supporting and implementing institutes, webinars, and tools for institutional teams to support their transformational progress to more intentionally serve Latino students. In addition, you will coordinate the case management, informational methods, and strategy to assist institutions with improving access, retention, and completion of Latino students by facilitating their progress.
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