Our Staff

Reading and Beyond's staff is a dynamic team of dedicated professionals who work to empower children and families to live productive, self-reliant lives. We currently employ over 100 staff members across multiple sites. Click on the pictures below to read short biographies for our administrative and management staff members.

  • Luis Santana, MSW
    Executive Director
  • Kao Saetern
    Human Resources Manager
  • Vang Kue
    Office Manager
  • Arasely Rosas
    CA Bridge Academies Program Manager
  • Sean Borelli
    CA Bridge Academies Director
  • Nakia Vue
    CA Bridge Academies Program Manager
  • Alicia Pearce
    Executive Assistant
  • Angela Martin
    Communications and Grant Writing Coordinator
  • Cesar Lucio
    Operations Director
  • Ching Saechao
    Information Technology
  • James Richardson
    Dental Project Coordinator
  • Jesus Galvez
    K-12 Program Manager
  • Lesley Fairburn
    Controller
  • Alex Rivera
    Family Success Zone Program Manager
  • Susie Aguilar
    Assistant Controller
  • Yeng Her
    HR/Payroll Coordinator
  • Zhour Alshaif
    Preschool Director
  • Elaine Xiong
    Preschool Site Director
  • Erwin Garrido
    Dental Project Coordinator