was appointed Program Associate for the Youth program in March 2011. Prior to joining the Foundation, Zuleika was on staff at Miller Law Group, a women-owned law firm in San Francisco, where she assisted attorneys in all aspects of litigation and office support. Before that, she was a Program Coordinator at Next Generation Scholars, a comprehensive academics and wrap-around social service program in Marin County working to create a clear pathway for low-income youth to gain access to top four-year colleges. She has also worked with day labor organizations and educational equity for immigrant families in Southern California. Zuleika holds a bachelor’s degree in public policy analysis and sociology from Pomona College. She was also a fellow at Carnegie Mellon University’s Heinz School of Public Policy and Management through the Public Policy and International Affairs program.