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Leadership Team


Muhammed Chaudhry

President and CEO

Muhammed Chaudhry serves as President and CEO for the Silicon Valley Education Foundation (SVEF). Under his stewardship, SVEF has become the leading education not-for-profit resource preparing students for college and careers in Silicon Valley. Read More

Muhammed Chaudhry

 

Manny Barbara

Vice President, Advocacy and Thought Leadership

Manny Barbara, serves as Vice President, Advocacy and Thought Leadership, for the Silicon Valley Education Foundation. He previously served for ten years as Superintendent of the Oak Grove School District. Under his tenure and focus on equity, student performance increased for all District student subgroups, including at grade 8 algebra and geometry. Read More

Manny Barbara

 

Rosemary Kamei

Director of Fund Development

Rosemary serves as Director of Fund Development. She formerly served as Vice President of Development and Senior Manager at Planned Parenthood Mar Monte, where she was responsible for the leadership and management of the fund development department in seven regions in California and Northern Nevada. Read More

Rosemary Kamei


 

Jennifer Li

Director of Strategy and Operations

Jennifer Li serves as Director of Strategy and Operations. Jennifer focuses on increasing the effectiveness of SVEF's initiatives and developing strategic partnerships to expand SVEF's impact. Read More

Jennifer Li


 

Emmitt Milton

Vice President, Finance and Human Resources

Emmitt Milton, serves as SVEF's VP of Finance and Human Resources. He is responsible for managing the financial resources of the Foundation and also has responsibility for human resourcess. He is committed to SVEF’s goal of ensuring the Foundation’s financial resources are appropriately utilized and have accurate accounting. Read More

Emmitt Milton


 

Mike Welch

Director of Operations

Mike Welch has a long career in education and government in Silicon Valley. A San Jose State graduate, Mike began his career in the management program at Carter Hawley Hale. Read More

Mike Welch