Izabelle began working with the Trust in 2012 as the Program Intern and transitioned into a Program Associate role in 2014. She rejoined the team in 2017 as the Manager of Operations and Facilities. Currently, as the Grants Manager, she is responsible for the administrative and financial aspects of the grant-making process.
Prior to rejoining the Trust, Izabelle worked as the Senior Associate for Strategic Partnerships and Initiatives at the United Way of New York City where she supported a portfolio of 45 schools within the NYC Community Schools Initiative.
Izabelle holds a B.A. in Public and Nonprofit Administration from Rutgers University-Newark School of Public Affairs and Administration and currently serves on the Board of Directors of Sadie Nash Leadership Project. A Leadership Newark Fellow, Class of 2017, Izabelle is deeply committed to educational equity in Newark and is excited to do this work in a professional capacity.