About Us

Dr. Acacia M. Warren has served as an elementary and middle school teacher, RtI expert, GATE coordinator, district coordinator, middle school administrator, university lecturer, and university administrator in California.
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Dr. Kelley T. Le is a First Gen and has served schools as a high school science educator, university lecturer, instructional coach, program designer and facilitator, and educational leader in California.
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President of RRISE UP
Dr. Erin Vines serves as the Assistant Superintendent/Vice President of Student Services at Antelope Valley College (AVC). He is a former high school administrator, counselor, teacher, and coach.
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Vice President of RRISE UP
Mr. John Le has served as a high school math teacher, department chair, and served in several academy leadership roles.
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Treasurer/Secretary of RRISE UP
Fawn Hutton currently manages an Electrophysiology (EP) clinic and General Cardiology clinic in downtown Sacramento for Dignity Health Medical Foundation.
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Sofia Villatoro

Historian / Social Media Manager
I’m a 2021 UCLA graduate with a major in sociology and minor in education studies. I aspire to be a future elementary school teacher and continue advocating for the rights and well beings of all scholars and fellow educators.