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Hugh Vasquez Sr. Associate, National Equity Project

Hugh Vasquez joined the National Equity Project as a Senior Associate in January 2010 with responsibility for developing and expanding our Leading for Equity work. He works with a range of school district and nonprofit partners to plan and implement racial equity initiatives. He was most recently the Executive Director of the San Francisco Education Fund, a non-profit working to bring educational equity to public schools. Hugh is a partner with the Center for Diversity Leadership and the founder of the Todos Institute in Oakland, whose mission is to help individuals and groups heal from the effects of oppression, build cross-cultural alliances, and create environments where youths and adults from all cultures are honored, valued, and respected. Hugh has worked with hundreds of organizations to establish diversity initiatives and has provided training to thousands of individuals. He is a presenter with Speak Out, a national organization providing top speakers on social justice topics.