Beth Thompson

As the founding CEO of KIPP NorCal, Beth established the strong foundation upon which the region stands today. Under her leadership, KIPP NorCal expanded to a system of 16 schools across 5 counties serving 10,000 students and alumni. Prior to her work at KIPP, Beth was on the founding team of NewSchools Venture Fund, a national nonprofit venture philanthropy working to reimagine public education.