Why I GO
"I believe every student should have the opportunity to receive a high quality education regardless of socio-economic background."
Daisy Padilla

Daisy Padilla

Community Organizer and Operations Manager

Daisy began working with GO as an intern and soon fell in love with GO’s objective: quality education for all students. She is an East Oakland native and attended Oakland public schools from K-12. Daisy graduated from the University of California, Los Angeles with a Bachelor’s degree in Sociology. As a daughter of Mexican immigrant parents, she is aware of the need for continuous improvement in Oakland’s public education system.

The members of our Leadership Council are Oakland natives, residents, parents, grandparents, former teachers, principals, and alumni of Oakland public schools. Our leaders have deep connections to Oakland and strong backgrounds in education. The Leadership Council supports and guides our work in the best interest of Oakland students.



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