Minh Ngo, Executive Director, brings to My New Red Shoes more than 15 years of philanthropic and executive leadership experience. With a focus on women, education, and disadvantaged children and families, Minh has worked with nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and private sector partners to solve some of our community’s most intractable problems. She is also an active community volunteer and currently serves on the boards of directors of several local and national nonprofit organizations. Minh holds a JD from Santa Clara University’s School of Law and a B.A. from UC Berkeley. Minh can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.
San Francisco Bay Area
Sue Sutherland, Director of Advancement, began as a volunteer for My New Red Shoes in January 2010. Before joining the staff of My New Red Shoes, she had been an active volunteer, advocate and fundraiser for public education and served as a Trustee of Sacred Heart Schools, Atherton. Sue has overseen numerous successful fundraising campaigns and events for both large and small community organizations. Prior to her work in the community, Sue had a successful career in the field of corporate Human Resources and managed her own HR consulting practice. Sue is a graduate of UC Berkeley. She can be reached at email@example.com.
Becca Moos Winslow, Director of Community Engagement, has spent more than ten years developing and managing nonprofit programs within community-based organizations and educational institutions. Becca began working for My New Red Shoes in 2008 and helped cultivate the organization's youth engagement opportunities and lead strategic partnerships with Bay Area schools, The Girl Scouts of America, and corporate and community enterprises. She is a dynamic leader who brings energy, creativity, and enthusiasm to motivate both team members and program participants to achieve their potential and serve their community. Becca earned her master's degree in Equity and Social Justice in Education from SFSU and her BA in Sociology from UCSD. Becca can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Oakland and the East Bay
Darbi Howard, Oakland Direcotr, has 17 years of experience working in nonprofit organizations. She is originally from the Southeast and has a bachelor's degree in Social Work from Georgia State University. She has primarily worked with the hardest to serve populations and advocated for their needs. Prior to joining My New Red Shoes, Darbi spent more than a decade in senior leadership positions directing and overseeing large community based initiatives and mental health and wellness programs in Alameda and Contra Costa County. Darbi can be reached at email@example.com.
Greater Portland Area
Michela Bedard, Portland Director, brings 15 years of experience in program management and advocacy within non-profit, corporate, and civic organizations. Born and raised in the Pacific Northwest, she is actively involved in various community-based organizations throughout the Portland area, producing strategic partnerships to benefit some of the city’s most marginalized members. Michela serves as Chair of the Board of Rahab’s Sisters and as a member of the women’s civic action group RUTH. She earned her master’s degree in Public Administration and her bachelor’s degree in Anthropology from the University of Southern California. Michela can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.