Managing Director of KIPP Through College
Belen Sanchez is the Managing Director of KIPP Through College. Prior to joining KIPP LA, Ms. Sanchez spent seven years at the Hispanic Scholarship Fund (HSF). She began as the Alumni Relations Officer and progressed to serve as Director of Scholar & Alumni Attainment. In her time at HSF, Belen designed, planned and implemented four new initiatives, which doubled the number of programs HSF offered. These initiatives included first-year transition program, community college initiative, student leadership conference and online mentor program. Belen earned her bachelor’s degree from UCSD and Masters of Education from USC. Her career has been focused on student access and support, specifically for students from communities traditionally served by KIPP schools.