Board of Directors

We provide the strategic leadership for educate.’s work to continue to grow in both the scale of its reach and the depth of its impact. By ensuring that each decision aligns with educate.’s broader mission and vision, we advocate for quality, critical, creative and accesible education.

Antonia lived and worked in El Progreso, Honduras for a year in 2014/15 as a teacher and mentor in a home for ex-street children. She also co-produced a political documentary about Honduras, and holds a Masters degree in International Development Studies.

Originally from Spain, Andrea has a background in International Relations and has conducted fieldwork in Colombia. She moved to Amsterdam to study her Masters and is currently working there while collaborating with educate..

Lisa in Honduras
LISA VAN HOLSTEIJN: FOUNDER AND GRANTS TEAM MEMBER

Lisa lived and worked in Honduras for a year and a half in 2014/15, first teaching English in 9 rural public schools and an orphanage in the department of Santa Bárbara for one year. She then thought at an international school for the remaining 6 months. She recently completed a degree in Economics and International Relations in Amsterdam.

Brin is from the U.S. and has a Masters degree in Urban and Environmental Planning. She has a long history of working and volunteering with nonprofits, including across Central America, and also spent a semester studying sustainable economic development in Nicaragua.