Meet The Team
Gregory D. Collins is the first Executive Director of San Francisco Achievers. Immediately prior to joining SFA, Greg was the Youth Empowerment Program Manager for Operation HOPE’s Northern California Office, an international non-profit organization that focuses on financial literacy empowerment for youth, financial capability for communities, and ultimately, financial dignity for all.
Deanine R. Wheeler has recently joined our team at SF Achievers, what Deanine brings to the team is over 10 years of customer service and management experience in the Healthcare and Wine industry. Also as a mother of four boys she understands our goals, expectations and mission.
Fund Development Coordinator
Kevin has spent the last six years working in the nonprofit sector as a volunteer, intern, and employee. He received his B.A. in Creative Writing from San Francisco State University.
Scholar Success Program Manager
Kacy Takamoto joined the San Francisco Achievers Team in June 2015. Prior to delving into the nonprofit sector, she received her B.A. from UC Berkeley, her M.A. from Mills College in Oakland and was an English professor at Foothill College, where she was involved in Academic Senate and the local Campus as a Living Lab Project.
Scholar Success Program Coordinator
Adal Osman joined SF Achievers in 2017 and is currently serving as the Scholar Success Program Coordinator. Prior to joining the San Francisco Achievers, Adal was studying and interning abroad in Ghana, West Africa at the African Institute for Sanitation and Waste Management.
David Miles III
High School Support Program Coordinator
David G. Miles III joined the team in 2016 as the High School Support Coordinator. Prior to joining Achievers, David received his B.A. in Communication Studies from San Jose State University. Following that, he served as a Site Coordinator with the Telegraph Hill Neighborhood Center where he designed a dynamic after school program centered on academics, enrichment, and recreation.
Administration Assistant Intern
Siana Amos joined SF Achievers in 2015 as the Administrative Assistant. Siana is currently working on her undergraduate degree at University of San Francisco, where she is studying Communications with a focus on Public Service and Community Engagement.
High School Support Program Intern
Leroy Gatlin just recently joined our team at SF Achievers. He’s currently a full time student in college pursuing a double major in Human Physiology & Philosophy. He worked under Edwin Lindo & Theodore Miller as a mentee and gained a first hand insight of political work.
Zakiya (Z) Williams is currently a YearUp Class 16 student in the IT Help desk track. Some of the skills she has gained include proficiency in Microsoft Office suite, HTML Trouble shooting and training in different OS operating systems.
Tye graduated from the University of Iowa, with a double major in Management and Marketing from the School of Business. After college, Tye traveled extensively before settling in Los Angeles. There he started his first business in freelance bookkeeping.
Eduardo started volunteering at SF Achievers in 2015 as a web developer helping SF Achievers have a better presence on the web. He has worked for SFUSD, SFPL, San Francisco Food Bank, and has done freelancing for most of his time since graduating from Full Sail University.
Gregory Collins: email@example.com
FUND DEVELOPMENT COORDINATOR
Kevin Carroll: firstname.lastname@example.org
Deanine Wheeler: email@example.com
SCHOLAR SUCCESS PROGRAM MANAGER
Kacy Takamoto: firstname.lastname@example.org
HIGH SCHOOL SUPPORT COORDINATOR
David Miles: email@example.com